Copyright and Excelsior College

Instructor: Meghan Cooney
Learn how you can earn your degree from a respected non-profit university using your employer's tuition assistance program.

Did you know that 31 million adults in the US have earned some college credit but haven't completed their degree?

Meet Jane. She's one of the 31 million.

Fortunately for Jane, her employer is providing her a special opportunity to complete her degree with no cost to her and in a flexible online learning format that fits into her busy life.

Jane's employer selected Excelsior College as its university partner.

What makes Excelsior so unique is it is a private, non-profit university in New York that is dedicated exclusively to serving adults, and offers offers online programs and other flexible options that fit into the busy schedules of people, like Jane.

One of the ways Excelsior serves the unique needs of adults is by having one of the most flexible credit transfer policies in the country.

This allows Jane to transfer all of the college credits she earned previously.

Excelsior also utilizes, which is an innovative online learning platform that enables Jane to take nearly all of her remaining course requirements from her smartphone. The platform also allows Jane to learn in small increments, so she can make progress in her coursework whenever she has a free minute to study.

Jane loves the convenience of's platform and that she doesn't need to deal with any textbooks or homework. She can access her courses at any time and can go at her own pace.

With the help of her Success Coach and other tools, she makes quick progress. Before she knows it, she's completed all of her courses and is ready to complete her final Excelsior courses online and graduate with her degree!

Jane used to think that she didn't have the time or money to finish college. Now, she has her degree in hand from a respected state university and can't wait to see what opportunities it will open up for her.

If you're interested in participating in an employer sponsored program like this to complete your degree, let your employer know.

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