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Rasmussen College Joins Edcor's Preferred School Network To Offer Significant Tuition Discounts

National Leader in Tuition Assistance Management for Fortune 1000 Companies Adds Rasmussen College to Its Roster of Partner Schools

November 4, 2010

Erin Werthman
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MINNEAPOLIS, (November 4, 2010)Edcor, the nation’s leader in providing corporate tuition reimbursement, consulting, and administration solutions, has added Rasmussen College to its Preferred School Network, delivering significant tuition discounts to clients seeking the diverse range of Associate’s and Bachelor’s degree programs the higher education provider offers. The new alliance will benefit the wide range of Fortune 1000 companies that use Edcor to maximize the value of their investment in education and tuition benefits offerings for employees.

“Edcor is pleased to work with Rasmussen College, the quality education that is provided in a wide range of degree programs will greatly benefit our Fortune 1000 clients,” Edcor Vice President of Corporate Growth Sara Van Wagoner said.

Established in 1981, Edcor helps its participating clients save on educational costs for their employees by not only offering tuition discounts, but also reducing the overall length of enrollment in some cases. Ultimately, this unique offering will speed up the timeline for clients to realize the return on investment spent on their employees’ educational pursuits. Edcor’s Preferred School Network contains a unique group of regionally accredited, high-quality higher education institutions that offer an array of degree and nondegree programs.

“We are excited to join Edcor in providing solutions that make education more accessible to both conventional and nontraditional students. The services offered by Edcor are a natural fit with Rasmussen College, and together we will bring affordable educational opportunities to Edcor clients and their employees,” Rasmussen College National Director of Community Development Stephan Brown said. “Whether online, on campus, or through blended learning models, students who choose to complete their Bachelor’s or Associate’s degrees through Rasmussen College will receive ongoing faculty support and access to our extensive resources to achieve their educational and long-term career goals.”

Founded in 1900 in Stillwater, Minn., Rasmussen College serves more than 15,000 students nationwide through its network of 21 campuses and online degrees offered. Rasmussen College offers a wide range of Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree programs in business, technology and design, health care, education, justice studies, and nursing.

For more information about Rasmussen College, visit www.Rasmussen.edu.


ABOUT RASMUSSEN COLLEGE:
Rasmussen College is a regionally accredited private college and Public Benefit Corporation that is dedicated to changing lives through high-demand educational programs and public service. Rasmussen College offers Certificate and Diploma programs through Associate's and Bachelor's degrees online and across its 24 Midwest and Florida campuses in a supportive, student-centered and career-focused environment. Since 1900, Rasmussen College has been dedicated to being a primary contributor to the growth and development of the communities it serves. As a Benefit Corporation, Rasmussen College is committed to helping change lives through education and making a positive impact on society through public service and a variety of community-based initiatives. For more information about Rasmussen College, please visit www.Rasmussen.edu.

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