SUNY Empire State College Joins StraighterLine to Provide Students with Additional Options and Flexibility to Earn a College Degree
BALTIMORE, MD (PRWEB) May 22, 2012
StraighterLine (StraighterLine.com) announced today that SUNY Empire State College (esc.edu), one of the earliest leaders in nontraditional teaching and learning, has joined the rapidly expanding group of regionally accredited partner schools who award college credit to StraighterLine students who transfer their courses and enroll in their school. This news means that students can transfer their StraighterLine college credits to yet another institution of higher education that recognizes the important role distance learning fills for the many individuals trying to balance the responsibilities of their busy lives.
SUNY Empire State College has been helping adults continue their education to advance their careers since 1971. The college has a proud 40-year commitment to valuing learning gained from life and work experience and has a clear process for assessing and awarding credit for college-level learning gained through experience. Whether online, face-to-face, or a combination of both, learners decide how, when and where to study. The college also offers affordable SUNY tuition; degrees that can be tailored to meet individual education, career and personal goals; transfer-friendly policies and extensive support through MyESC.
Together, SUNY Empire State College and StraighterLine offer all students the opportunity to get a quality education online, at their convenience, at a substantially lower cost than most traditional degree programs.