COLLEGE OF
GRADUATE
HEALTH STUDIES


Preparing compassionate leaders online to innovate the business of healthcare

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About the College of Graduate Health Studies - Online

A.T. Still University’s (ATSU) College of Graduate Health Studies (CGHS) educates and prepares healthcare professionals with management and administrative online healthcare degrees for a variety of settings. The College’s goal is to provide comprehensive and relevant online health management knowledge through superior quality, innovative online education.

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  • Accreditation +

    • A.T. Still University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

      230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500,
      Chicago, IL 60604

      Phone: 800.621.7440 | Fax: 312.263.7462
      Email: info@hlcommission.org

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      A.T. Still University is a member of The Higher Learning Commission, 
      230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413
      Phone: 800.621.7440/312.263.0456

      ATSU-CGHS has been recognized as a Quality Matters Exemplary Program – only the second institution in the United States to receive this honor. Learn more.

  • Online Career Services +

    • The College of Graduate Health Studies has a dedicated Career Services counselor to help students and alumni meet career needs and connect them to appropriate career opportunities. The Career Services Office offers counseling and critiquing of resumes, CVs and cover letters, as well as opportunities for mock interviews and workshops.

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      Note: Career services are available to CGHS students and alumni. Login requires ATSU username and password. Contact the ITS Help Desk at helpdesk@atsu.edu or 660.626.2200 if you need assistance.

  • Online Graduations +

    • Requirements

      Per the ATSU Catalog, all graduates must complete all graduation requirements prior to participating in commencement ceremonies.

      Commencement

      Commencement Activities (schedule subject to change)

      Program Photos

      Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022
      Time: 4:30 p.m. MST
      Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Phoenix Mesa
      1011 West Holmes Avenue
      Mesa, AZ 85210

      Graduates are encouraged to attend. Bring your regalia.

      CGHS Banquet

      Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022
      Time: 6:00 p.m. MST
      Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Phoenix Mesa
      1011 West Holmes Avenue
      Mesa, AZ 85210

      The CGHS banquet is a great opportunity for you to mingle with colleagues from ATSU-CGHS. Attendance is optional. The graduate’s dinner will be complimentary. Meal prices for guests will be confirmed spring 2022 (estimate $45 for adult guests, $22.50 for children age 5-12, and no cost for children under 5). Attire is business casual.

      Commencement Ceremony

      Date: Friday, May 27, 2022
      Time: 9:00 a.m.
      Location: Mesa Arts Center
      1 East Main St
      Mesa, AZ 85201

      Travel

      Attendees are responsible for making their own travel arrangements.

      Airport: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

      Questions

      Contact Aesha Turner at aturner@atsu.edu or 480.265.8021 with questions related to graduation events. Contact your academic advisor at cghsacademicadvisors@atsu.edu for eligibility questions.

  • Quality Matters Program Certification +

    • ATSU-CGHS has been recognized as a Quality Matters Exemplary Program – only the second institution in the United States to receive this honor. This certification ensures the programs and courses promote learner engagement in the online environment and provide students and faculty with the tools and resources they need to be successful. ATSU-CGHS is committed to this comprehensive quality assurance process. Learn more about Quality Matters (https://www.qualitymatters.org/qm-membership/faqs/qm-certified-programs).

  • University Writing Center +

    • ATSU’s University Writing Center (UWC) is a resource available to both students and faculty.

      The UWC has online resources covering APA formatting, citations, references, tools for organizing a paper, and tips for writing introductions, thesis statements, conclusions, paragraphs, and more.

      Students are encouraged to visit the UWC website to get answers to routine APA questions and basic writing help. Faculty are also encouraged to use the website to help them as they provide feedback to students.

      The UWC website can be accessed through the ATSU portal (my.atsu.edu) or through any ATSU-CGHS course in Canvas.

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