WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Ashland University has launched a partnership with the Advanced Technical Intelligence Center in Dayton. }}" />

   
 
 
Ashland U. Partners With Intelligence Training School

Story By: Greg Heindel

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 7/10/2013

Ashland University has launched a partnership with the Advanced Technical Intelligence Center in Dayton.

The joint venture was announced during a news conference Wednesday.

This will allow AU juniors and seniors to take classes at ATIC, to begin training toward careers in intelligence for the military, federal government, or federal law enforcement such as the FBI or ATF.

Dr. Dawn Weber, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, says since 9-11 there has been a growing need for intelligence analysts, and as the economy improves and veteran analysts start to retire, there's a need for people to replace them.

Ashland University Provost Dr. Frank Pettigrew says this is an example of how the institution is looking toward the future in the educational opportunities it offers.

ATIC Education Director Timothy Shaw says students can take classes for fifteen weeks in fall or spring semesters, or ten weeks during the summer, and earn credit hours toward graduating from Ashland.

The news conference concluded with the formal signing of the partnership agreement.   

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 A pair of students are fighting to keep Springmill Learning Center open. Full Story
Image1 Pizza Hut of Galion was the place to be Tuesday night. The line was out the door and families were enjoying dinner and a visit by the Easter Bunny, all for a great cause. Full Story
 
Image1 A Mount Vernon woman was seriously injured in a two- vehicle accident Monday afternoon at the intersection of Ohio 3 and Sychar Road in Knox County. Full Story
Image1 This year, for the first time, there will be a National Texting Enforcement Campaign during the month of April. Law enforcement will be using new tools to crack down on motorists who text and drive. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

"U Drive, U Text, U Pay"

More News