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News Releases

Academic Partnerships Taps David Daniels to Join Its Executive Leadership Team

Mar 31, 2017 Dallas – September 12, 2017 – Academic Partnerships (AP) today appointed David Daniels as its President of University Partnerships. Daniels joins AP after 22 years with Pearson, most recently as its President and Managing Director of Online Learning Services. Continue Reading Read More

Academic Partnerships to Receive Alliance for Educational Excellence Award

Mar 31, 2017 Phi Theta Kappa will present the 2017 Alliance for Educational Excellence Award to Academic Partnerships during PTK Catalyst, its annual convention being held April 6-8, in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Eric Ban, Senior Vice President of Program Innovation, will accept the award on behalf of Academic Partnerships. “This award is being presented in recognition of the work Academic Partnerships has undertaken Continue Reading Read More

Dan Branch Joins Academic Partnerships’ Board of Directors

Feb 22, 2017 Former Chairman of the Texas House Committee on Higher Education Brings Valuable Perspective to the Company’s Governing Structure DALLAS, February 21, 2017 - Academic Partnerships today announced the appointment of Dan Branch to its Board of Directors. Branch, a prominent Texas political leader, attorney and advocate for advancing the state’s colleges and universities, is a former Chairman of the Committee Continue Reading Read More

LSU to launch six new online master’s degree and certificate programs

Feb 10, 2017 New online master’s degree and certificate programs will be offered for the first time this summer by LSU, including MBAs with specialization in internal auditing and business analytics, as well as a master of science degree in human resource education with a concentration in workforce development. LSU announced the new programs this morning, saying it is offering them in conjunction with Academic Partnerships, one of the world’s largest online service providers for higher education. Read More

Academic Partnerships Names Jeff Dawson Chief Financial Officer

Aug 24, 2016 Dawson comes to AP after more than eight years with Match Group where he held multiple leadership positions. His experience also includes ten years of progressive leadership experience with American Airlines, Airband Communications, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Read More

Academic Partnerships Names Carl Sparks as CEO

May 18, 2016 Hire of Former Head of Travelocity to Take Company into New Heights Read More

University of South Carolina Launches New Online Ed.D. Concentration

Apr 04, 2016 Doctoral offering in Educational Technology will help working professionals create maximum impact through digitally-enhanced learning environments Read More

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Launches Fully Online Nursing Degree

Mar 18, 2016 High Quality, Affordable and Accelerated Program Helps Registered Nurses Advance Their Professional Skills and Careers Read More

Academic Partnerships Now Accepting Proposals for 2016 Faculty Research Grant Program

Mar 01, 2016 Funds support research on impact and effectiveness of online learning Read More

Arkansas State Adds Fully Online, Accelerated Master of Engineering Management Degree

Feb 10, 2016 Graduate program designed for busy professionals seeking career advancement Read More

UT Tyler Adds Fully Online, Accelerated MBA in Marketing

Jan 12, 2016 Graduate degree program allows busy professionals to advance careers in services Read More

Research Grants Will Shed Light on Best Practices for Higher Ed Online

Dec 22, 2015 AP has announced the recipients of Round 2 of the company’s 2015 Faculty Research Grant Program Read More

Academic Partnerships Announces Strategic Partnership with AspirEDU

Dec 22, 2015 Academic Partnerships Announces Strategic Partnership with AspirEDU Read More

Cloud-based Video Enhances Learning Experience

Oct 22, 2015 Academic Partnerships Announces Strategic Partnership with Zoom Read More

Online Nursing Programs Address South Carolina’s Needs

Oct 07, 2015 University of South Carolina Extends Nursing Education to Address State Needs Read More

UWF Brings MBA, Nursing Degrees Online

Oct 07, 2015 University of West Florida to Offer 100 Percent Online MBAs and Graduate Nursing Degrees Read More

A-State Targets Bachelor’s Completion

Oct 07, 2015 4 new programs are ideal for adults who attended college and want to finish their degree Read More

LSU Puts More Programs Online

Jun 25, 2015 LSU to Launch Six New Online Master’s Degrees and Certificate Program Read More