Bring Your Lunch and Learn: Northwest Online Professional

Northwest Online Professional is an extension of the Northwest Online programs offered through Northwest Missouri State University.  Northwest has partnered with Academic Partnerships (AP) who will be marketing, recruiting, and assisting with retention of students for these programs.  A web site has been created to market and recruit online students at

The main contact for the current programs offered through Northwest Online Professional is the Graduate Office.  Their phone number is x-1145 and the specific e-mail for these programs is

The Northwest Online Professional programs are currently graduate programs and consist of the following degree programs listed below:

MBA Programs—Advisor Contact is Dr. Chi Lo Lim

  • MBA—General Emphasis
  • MBA—Marketing Emphasis
  • MBA—Human Resources Emphasis

Education Programs

  • MS in Education: Educational Leadership K-12—Advisor Contac is Dr. David Kiene
  • MS in Education: Curriculum & Instruction—Advisor Contact is Dr. Sue Wood
  • MS in Education: Special Education—Advisor Contact is Dr. Shantel Farnan
  • Coming Spring 2018
    • MS in Education: Reading—Advisor Contact is Dr. Summer Christensen

Tuition and fees for Northwest Online Professional programs are shown below:

MBA Programs:

  • $400/credit hour for in-state and out-of-state students
  • $50 application fee
  • $30 per course fee (accreditation)

Education Programs:

  • $325/credit hour for in-state and out-of-state students
  • $50 application fee

Northwest Online Professional programs will run every seven weeks within our three trimesters.  Students in these programs are not provided a notebook computer.  They are not eligible to hold a GA position.  The calendar for fall 2017 and spring/summer 2018 can be found on the web site.  Both MBA and Education program students will have the option to participate in graduation and will also be assessed the $62 fee.