Archived - Get Free Access to's College Accelerator Sponsored by Guardian



The U.S. suffers from $1.26 trillion in student loan debt, with the average student forking over $350 each month in payments. We want to help you avoid such staggering debt. Save thousands on your college degree with a scholarship to sponsored by Guardian!

Prepare for Your Future

A leading global financial services firm, Guardian is on a mission to help students develop the financial skills needed to better their future. Guardian will provide passionate individuals with fully-sponsored access to's College Accelerator plan. Recipients will first complete Finance 102: Personal Finance to learn essential financial skills. Upon completing the course, recipients can take advantage of 89 additional college courses and earn credit that transfers to over 2,000 schools!

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  • 3-month College Accelerator membership for free
  • Finish Personal Finance course first
  • Then, access 89 credit-granting courses

How the Scholarship Helps You

Having the confidence to expertly manage your personal finances is essential to leading a successful life. Guardian wants to support your financial empowerment so that you can achieve your goals. Enter today to receive free access to's Personal Finance course, which includes fun video lessons, quizzes, practice tests, and a final exam. A Success Coach will provide you with personalized attention and guidance along the way.

With three full months of's College Accelerator membership, you can complete a total of six college courses! Watch lessons anywhere you have Internet access and take proctored finals from the comfort of your own home. Each completed course grants you valuable college credit you can transfer to the accredited school of your choice.

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What Recipients Are Saying

''I think it's the perfect way to gain college credit, especially for a working adult such as myself.''

- Jon Yarbrough

''Most of the information I learned in personal finance will stay with me for life.''

- Michael Reinhart

''I'm a huge fan of the format! Being able to take proctored exams at home is extremely convenient. The videos, subtitles, and flashcards make the courses easy to digest...The flexibility of self-paced courses and exam schedules is a great format for students who are busy with work or family''

- Juliana Frost

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Skills You'll Master

By completing the personal finance course, you will develop the skills to:

  • Expertly manage your personal accounts
  • Save for major purchases and emergencies
  • Navigate insurance, interest rates, and taxes
  • Invest responsibly and effectively
  • Build a comfortable retirement fund

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Eligibility Criteria

Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.

Academic Award Provider

The academic award is provided by Guardian. The application process is completely online.

By Meghan Cooney
June 2018
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