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Averett University, Danville, Richmond & Newport News:
With campuses in Danville, Richmond & Newport News VA, Averett University is a fully-accredited, four-year university college that offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programs and 3 masters degree programs. Course categories include Business Administration, Journalism, Mathematics, Education, and more. At Averett, our educational philosophy is simple: prepare our students for a lifetime of success.

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Why Study at Averett University?

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- Internship Options
Employers like hands-on, real-world experience. Find it at Averett. Internships can be arranged through academic departments or with help from the Gregory Career Services Center. Students who have completed an internship secure jobs at approximately twice the rate of those without internship experience.

- Combining Liberal Arts With Professional Education
Our students receive the skills and knowledge to get that first job or enter graduate school, and they develop the habits of the mind that will allow them to adapt to a constantly changing world.

- Personal Attention
We believe our students are capable of much; therefore, we expect much, while providing personal attention to ensure success. Every member of the faculty is committed to student success and devotes much time to working with students to help them achieve our high standards.

Undergraduate & Graduate Degree Programs:

At Averett, education is more than what you'll encounter in textbooks. Our liberal arts emphasis insures that you'll be prepared to succeed. You'll learn the skills that employers and graduate schools demand

Bachelor Degree Programs:
- Education
- Journalism
- Business
- Accounting
- Mathematics
- Computer Science
- Criminal Justice
- Environmental Sciences
- Honors Program
- Athletic Training
- Medical Technology
- Music
- Religion
- Pre-Law, and many more ...

Graduate Degree Programs:
- Master in Education (Traditional)
- Master of Education (Accelerated)
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Accreditation:
Averett University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Address: 420 West Main St., Danville, Virginia , USA
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