"Parker students stand out in the market. They are wellness oriented, evidence-based, and well educated in business concepts that will ensure their success."
Dr. Brian McAulayPresidentParker University & Parker Seminars
"My time here has been an amazing journey as well an empowering and exciting experience. Receiving a degree from Parker is a dream come true."
Dove Fedor, Deer Trail, CO
"The financial aid coordinators walked me through the entire process and made things so easy. I wouldn’t be here without their support."
Mick Green, Bridgend, Scotland
"High fives in the hallways. People shaking hands and laughing. This is my family. It makes going through the program easier and more rewarding."
Joe Utash, Lapeer, MI
Parker University is right at home in the heart of Dallas, TX — a city as rich in culture as it is steeped in history. Infused with southern hospitality, this thriving metropolis offers a wealth of opportunities for employment, entertainment, and personal development. The richly diverse cities of Dallas and Fort Worth offer a tasty culinary scene, arts districts, professional sports, trendy entertainment districts, and endless shopping opportunities. Five professional sports teams, the century-old Dallas Museum of Art, the nation’s largest Urban Arts District, Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, and countless other attractions like the Dallas World Aquarium, Arboretum, and both the Dallas and Fort Worth Zoos expand the mind and bring fullness to life. Plentiful parks, lakes, and trails promote an active, healthy lifestyle, and a mild climate, well-priced housing, and modest cost-of-living draw hundreds of new residents to the area every day. The Dallas social scene provides numerous options for students interested in taking a break. Addison, Deep Ellum, Uptown, Downtown, and numerous other hot spots offer a chance for classmates to relax and build life-long relationships with members of the Parker family.
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport located halfway between the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, TX is the world's third busiest and provides non-stop service to 131 domestic and 36 international destinations worldwide. DFW is located eight miles from the Dallas campus. Dallas Love Field Airport provides the best that can be offered in a convenient, efficient airport, serving both commercial airline and corporate user needs. Located in the heart of Dallas, at Cedar Springs and Mockingbird, the airfield is 20 minutes from Parker University. Dallas Rapid Area Transit provides transportation to 13 cities with rail, bus, paratransit, HOV (high occupancy vehicle) lanes, rideshare services and to Fort Worth via Trinity Railway Express.
Dallas offers a pleasant climate year-round with a moderate cost of living and a wide choice of inexpensive housing. Dallas/Fort Worth area is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation, attracting major corporate, government, research, and educational expansion that keeps the unemployment rate one of the lowest in the nation. This means a wide range of part-time and full-time jobs for students and spouses. Dallas is located in north-central Texas, just 70 miles south of the Oklahoma border, and approximately 250 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. The city is positioned on rolling plains, lined with native pecan, cottonwood, and oak trees on the waters of the Trinity River. Its climate is humid and subtropical, distinguished by hot summers and mild winters.
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