Union University offers adults in the Nashville area the opportunity to pursue graduate degrees, undergraduate degrees and professional development from a University that is nationally recognized for integrating top-tier academics and Christian faith.
Union University Hendersonville offers graduate degrees in Education, Nursing and Christian Studies. Adults wanting to complete an undergraduate degree have several options, whether they have earned college credit previously or not.
The first Tuesday of each month, 5:30-7 p.m., Union University Hendersonville hosts an Open House. Faculty and staff are available to answer questions about degree and career options. Application fee is waived for Information Session participants.
The mission of the School of Education is to prepare educators of character and competence who reflect Christ as they serve and lead in their schools and communities.
Get started toward earning your college degree, even if you have never attended college before. Union University is ready to partner with you in your education, from application to graduation.
Union's nursing graduates gain significant mentoring from the faculty in the classroom, clinical settings, on the mission field and a state-of-the art simulation environment.
Adults with at least two years of college credit can complete their bachelor's degree in as little as 18 months with this specially designed degree program. Classes meet one night a week.
Rigorous academics, skill in teaching and attention to students as individuals are integrated with deep devotion to Christ and His Church and a commitment to reaching the nations with the Gospel.
The Leadership Academy at Union University Hendersonville is an ongoing program designed for teachers and administrators in Sumner County schools. All participants receive professional in-service credit and may apply for three hours of graduate-level credit from Union for completing the program. READ MORE
Union University Hendersonville held the final session of its most recent Leadership Academy on Nov. 1, with class and team activities and an awards luncheon for participants. SEE PHOTOS ON FACEBOOK
The event featured Emily Barton, assistant commissioner for curriculum and instruction at the Tennessee Department of Education, Del Phillips, director of schools for Sumner County, and Ted Wise, chairman of the Sumner County School Board.
July 16, 2013 - Registration for the fall semester at Union University Hendersonville is underway, and Union will host an information session Aug. 6 for students who are interested in learning more about the school.
Fall classes begin Aug. 20. This year, Union's Master of Education degree is available entirely online for the first time, in addition to the traditional classroom setting. Initial teacher licensure programs and teacher certificate renewal courses are also available. READ MORE
May 30, 2013 - Union University Hendersonville will host a Common Core workshop June 12-13 that will address key differences between the Common Core Standards and State Standards for schools in elementary math and English language arts.
The workshop will also cover implementation planning, instructional strategies and performance tasks. Those attending will receive examples of lesson plans, tasks and formative assessment strategies. They will engage in hands-on learning activities to develop a deeper understanding of Common Core. READ MORE
May 21, 2013 - Union University Hendersonville has admitted 40 individuals for its next installment of Leadership Academy, which will begin in June.
"We try to identify a pipeline to produce new leaders - teachers who want to become leaders - and then to enhance the skills of the leaders that are currently in our local schools," said Charles Lea, executive director of Union University Hendersonville. READ MORE