Support students on their path to graduation with help from Sophia
A partnership with Sophia provides your students with online, self-paced gen ed course alternatives. Sophia students have the drive to persist through graduation
How Sophia works
Start offering your employees their new education benefit in three simple steps.
Sign an articulation agreement
You’ll be one of 50+ colleges and universities that have agreed to accept transfer credits from Sophia.
Set up a landing page for your school
Students will be able to access your personalized landing page to start their Sophia journey.
Our partnership with Sophia provides our students with an additional, low-cost pathway to accomplish their educational goals. The self-paced curriculum provides flexibility in successfully completing courses that can be applied for UMGC credit. UMGC understands the flexibility often needed for military servicemembers to meet their educational goals and its relationship with Sophia is one option in which those needs can be met.
If within 30 days of payment you are not satisfied, you can cancel your membership by going into your account profile. You can request a refund by contacting your learning coach by email or phone. To receive a refund, you must not have previously completed a Sophia course as a member.
An ACE® recommended learning pathway
Sophia’s ACE® and DEAC-recommended courses have been reviewed for credit at 1,000+ colleges and universities. The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for over 60 of Sophia's online courses.