November 28, 2012
WHAT: Drury University and Cox College will sign an articulation agreement formalizing an existing dual degree program and announce a new cohort in 2013 for the program.
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 29 at 4 p.m.
WHERE: Drury’s Cabool campus is located at 801 Walnut Ave. in Cabool.
WHO: Dr. Anne Brett, president of Cox College. Dr. Charles Taylor, vice president of academic affairs at Drury. Aaron Jones, interim dean of Drury’s College of Continuing Professional Studies.
WHY: Drury and Cox College launched the first dual degree cohort in August 2012 with 26 students. Those students are pursing two degrees: a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from Drury and either a Bachelor of Science in Nursing or an Associate of Science in Medical Assisting from Cox College. Given the success of the first cohort, which began in August with students on track to graduate in May of 2016, Drury and Cox College will launch another cohort in August of 2013.
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