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Sophia Participates in Initiative to Help Nontraditional Learners Gain College Degrees and Credentials

Washington, DC (Oct. 21, 2015) — The American Council on Education (ACE) today announced the pool of courses selected as part of ACE's Alternative Credit Project, a groundbreaking initiative to boost the ability of millions of nontraditional learners to gain a college degree.

The 111 low- or no-cost, lower-division general education online courses were submitted by a group of non-accredited cou...

Sophia Partners with OC@KU

Sophia is pleased to announce a partnership with Open College @ Kaplan University to increase course availability and options for OC@KU students. Using Sophia's self-paced, competency-based courses, OC@KU is now offering their first degree program, the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies (BSPR). This program provides self-motivated students the opportunity to create a customized degree...

Sophia Partners with Kaplan University

Sophia is delighted to announce a partnership with Kaplan University to offer flexible credit options to help students earn their degree more quickly and affordably. Kaplan University allows up to 75% of prior learning credits to be applied toward a Kaplan University degree, and is now offering Sophia’s self-paced, competency-based courses as an option for accelerated degree completion.


Sophia Partners with Colorado State University-Global Campus

Sophia is pleased to announce a partnership with Colorado State University-Global Campus. As a degree completion school that requires more than 12 transferable credit hours, CSU Global is implementing Sophia's self-paced, competency-based courses to provide affordable credit qualification for prospective students.

Created by the Colorado State University System Board of Governors in 2007, CSU G...