SOURCE: Academic Partnerships, LLC


September 02, 2010 11:35 ET

Academic Partnerships, LLC to Work With Arizona State University

Partnership to Enhance Learning Services for Select Online Degree Programs

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - September 2, 2010) -  Academic Partnerships, LLC (, a higher education service provider, announces a new partnership with Arizona State University (ASU), one of the top 100 universities in the world. ASU currently offers many high-quality online degree programs that emphasize superior learning outcomes, an engaging student experience and high graduation rates.

"We are thrilled to partner with Arizona State University and to bring our unique service model to this cutting edge university that champions intellectual and cultural diversity," said Randy Best, CEO of Academic Partnerships, LLC. "Our efforts are designed to complement the academic excellence that exists at all our partner institutions, and we believe the services we offer will help ASU attain its aggressive goals to make quality education accessible to a greater population of students online."

The agreement, signed last week, establishes a partnership for enhancing and expanding online learning services for select ASU nursing and education degree programs. Programs include the Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN), Master of Educational Administration and Supervision with concentrations for Teacher Leaders and Principals, and Master of Education in Special Education Consultation and Collaboration with an Autism Emphasis.

ASU's renowned faculty will continue to design and teach every online course and establish and enforce all instructional and academic policies. Academic Partnerships will work with ASU to enhance the online student experience for these specific degree programs through innovative admission and enrollment services, engagement and retention processes. In addition, Academic Partnerships will support the university in expanding its reach to individuals who are not being served by other higher education institutions and who might not otherwise seek to complete a degree or earn a new degree.

Dallas-based Academic Partnerships, LLC (, using the latest distance learning technologies, supports the efforts of its partner colleges and universities to deliver high-quality, accredited online programs with the goals of expanding access, increasing enrollment and promoting student success.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Deborah Nugent
    Phone: 214-438-4147