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New President Aims for Flexibility, Affordability, and Career Focus

Cleary University’s incoming president, Alan Drimmer, PhD, is different from many academics, just as Cleary is different from many other schools. Dr. Drimmer has an impressive pedigree and, just like Cleary, focuses on practical matters.  It’s his goal to continue Cleary’s mission of making higher education flexible, affordable, and career-focused for traditional and non-traditional students […]

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A Legacy of Entrepreneurial Thinking

When Cleary University was founded by P.R. Cleary in 1883, it was an entrepreneurial endeavor from the start – to create a business college that would welcome students seeking to advance their careers and build a solid future. That entrepreneurial legacy has continued to this day, nearly 150 years later! We have innovated, pivoted, and […]

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Spotlight on Cleary Students-Athletes Among Class of 2021

Many students are drawn to Cleary University for our athletics along with our academics. As we say goodbye to our Class of 2021 graduates, we want to highlight four student-athletes who embody the Cleary Cougar spirit. Henry Bonette / Bachelor’s Degree, Business Leadership Henry Bonette came from Palm Desert, Calif., to pitch for the men’s […]

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2021 Faculty and Student Award Winners Announced

The last year challenged the Cleary University community in ways we couldn’t have imagined, yet we thrived despite the odds.  At our May 8th commencement, honoring both the class of 2020 and the class of 2021, we will recognize exceptional students and faculty as well as their perseverance in the face of challenge. Our 2021 […]

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Cleary Honors 2020 Faculty and Student Award Winners

Despite the challenges of the last year, Cleary University accomplished great things. At our May 8th commencement, when both the class of 2020 and the class of 2021 will walk, we will highlight the incredible accomplishments of our students in both classes and their perseverance in the face of challenge. Our 2020 awards reflect seven […]

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Teaching Workplace Culture

Culture, that elusive thing which defines and shapes a work experience and which can influence high employee turnover or retention. Workplace culture is a tough thing to articulate or describe, but it’s ever-present and all-important, which is why we try to teach this important constant in Cleary University classes, both undergraduate and graduate, for all […]

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The Waning Days of Standardized Test Scores

While we state minimum SAT and ACT scores to gain admission to Cleary University, we really don’t need test scores to determine if you’ll be a successful student here.  Some colleges and universities, Cleary included, were starting to go “test-optional” before the COVID-19 pandemic up-ended higher education. In the past year, even schools that believe […]

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The Adult Learner & Online Education

For a long time, we have offered online classes for a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. In fact, Cleary attracts a sizable population of adult learners who either never attended college or completed some university classes but did not earn a degree. Cleary is a comfortable, affordable place to achieve that long-yearned-for degree – […]