Bradley University to expand online offerings

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Bradley University in Peoria is adding online master of arts degrees in clinical mental health counseling and professional school counseling. The private university in Peoria said Thursday that it will add the new programs in January. Online Counseling Program director Carlos Del Rio says Bradley’s online effort is aimed at meeting high demand for both counseling professionals and accessible education and training for the profession. Bradley created its first online courses this fall. The school started offering five nursing degrees.