WASHINGTON July 14, 2011
The American Council on Education, the major coordinating body for all the nation’s higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research and program initiatives.
ACE CREDIT connects workplace learning with colleges and universities by helping adults gain access to academic credit at colleges and universities for formal courses and examinations taken in the workplace or other settings outside traditional higher education. Students who complete ACE credit-recommended courses can be eligible for transfer credit at more than 2,100 ACE CREDIT College and University Network members.
Winner of the 2010 CODiE Award for Best Postsecondary Course or Learning Management Solution, CourseConnect courses can be used by individual instructors teaching fully online or in blended classes, or as complete programs by institutions where online learning is a key component of their strategy. Course content is designed specifically for online delivery by a team of respected subject matter and assessment experts, faculty advisers, course authors and e-Learning instructional designers, and is based directly on clear learning objectives. The CourseConnect library continues to expand, with courses available in such subjects as business, criminal justice, computer science and general education.
Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, has global reach and market-leading businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing (NYSE: PSO).
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