EXCEL student wins half-off tuition for fall semester

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2008-10-17
Huntington, Ind.—Huntington University’s EXCEL Adult Degree Programs recently awarded half off the cost of tuition for the fall semester to Tamie Cavins, a student enrolled at the program’s Wabash, Ind., site. She won the prize through a drawing at the Wabash County 4-H Fair.

Cavins is employed by the Probation Department of Wabash County and is a graduate of Northfield High School. She earned her associate degree from Michiana College in Fort Wayne, Ind., and is a mother of two.

Cavins is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business administration and began classes on Sept. 28.

EXCEL offers evening classes tailored to the schedule of most working adults. Classes are held one night per week, one subject at a time. Classes last five to eight weeks and lead to an associate degree in organizational management or bachelor’s degrees in accounting, business administration, human resource management or not-for-profit leadership.

EXCEL also offers the Gateway Program through which adults can take continuing education classes for personal enrichment or toward the completion of a college degree. As a student-focused program, EXCEL provides a high quality business education enriched by Christian ethics and perspectives.

For more information about the EXCEL program, log on to www.hu-excel.com, call (260) 563-2505 or (800) 600-4888, or e-mail excel@huntington.edu.

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Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).  
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