Cleary University names Bennett vice president for enrollment management

Posted: August 15, 2013

HOWELL – Matt Bennett, D.B.A., has been named vice president of communications and enrollment services for Cleary University.

“Given the rich heritage Cleary University enjoys as a preeminent leader in business education throughout Michigan it is a privilege to join their team,” said Bennett. “Cleary was founded on the principles of entrepreneurship and unparalleled customer service and I am eager to assist the university in its mission to provide practical, application-based education, which equips students to advance their careers.”

Bennett was the director of admissions for Northwood University’s adult degree program and DeVos Graduate School in Midland, Michigan from 2009-2013. He also was the director of corporate and specialty programs, director of marketing, and director of enrollment management for Northwood.

He received his Doctor of Business Administration from Lawrence Technological University in 2011. He received his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration from Northwood University.

“Cleary University is truly a “gem” in the business community and is poised for significant growth through our dynamic traditional, non-traditional and graduate programs,” Bennett said.

Cleary University ( is an independent, not-for-profit, multi-campus, specialized business university, committed to the betterment of society through the success of its alumni and their employers; to operate as a role model of responsible business practice; to embrace quality management principles, innovation, and an attentive customer focus; and to aspire to a better future.

Cleary’s mission is to provide a practical, application-based education, which equips students to advance their careers.