Cengage Learning Named Preferred Content Provider for University of Arkansas System eVersity
BOSTON and LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Cengage Learning, a leading global education company, has been named the preferred content provider for the University of ArkansasSystem eVersity, the organizations announced today. eVersity, the UA System’s fully online university offering a flexible, affordable way to earn workforce-relevant degrees, will offer Cengage Learning’s award-winning content, access to the Gale Career Transitions database and faculty support to best engage online learners.
“This comprehensive partnership with Cengage Learning is rooted in our mutual commitment to accessible and affordable education for students of all ages and academic levels,” said Michael Moore, Vice President of Academic Affairs for the University of Arkansas System. “At eVersity, the majority of our students are unable to access traditional college campuses. Therefore, making education available through online course offerings is essential for our student population. Through the use of Cengage Learning’s academic materials, our students will receive a high quality, engaging and intuitive online education, ultimately leading them to sustainable and valuable employment opportunities.”
“Providing students with the tools and resources to help achieve their highest potential is our number one priority at Cengage Learning,” said Lori Hales, Senior Vice President of Institutional Sales, Cengage Learning. “We are honored to be named eVersity’s preferred content provider and look forward to providing its students with the educational content and resources they need to be successful in today’s competitive job market.”
Cengage Learning’s research-driven, student-focused approach to building learning solutions is designed to increase engagement, critical thinking and, ultimately, success. For more information visitwww.cengage.com.
About Cengage Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience. Cengage Learning is headquartered in Boston, MA with an office hub located in San Francisco, CA. Cengage Learning employees reside in nearly 40 different countries with company sales in more than 125 countries around the world. www.cengage.com.
The mission of the University of Arkansas System eVersity is to provide high-quality, accessible, affordable, online education relevant to the modern workplace. Faculty from across the University of Arkansas System will develop and deliver rigorous certificate and degree programs that utilize rich data analytics to enhance student success and achievement. The 100 percent-online university is committed to continual improvement of the craft of teaching through practice and scholarship and to serving our public communities by providing timely, interesting and useful educational material in an online setting. For more information about eVersity, visit eversity.uasys.edu.