Accelerated degree programs at Worcester colleges and universities — and the value they offer — were highlighted in a recent Worcester Business Journal article. William Fisher, dean of graduate studies and associate provost, discussed Clark's program, which has been offered since 1994.
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" 'It tends to be extremely important when we are recruiting students. … A very high number of them will cite it as a reason for why they apply to Clark,' he said. 'The parents are thinking ahead to what is going to happen on the other end and that this is a really good value.' "