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Education Management Corporation (EDMC) operates four educational systems: Argosy University, The Art Institutes, Brown Mackie College and South University.[1] EDMC schools offer online and campus-based programs at the doctorate, master's, bachelor's, associate and certificate level.[2][3]

As of January 2013, EDMC operated 110 colleges and universities in 32 U.S. states and Canada.[4][5] As of 2012, enrollment at EDMC schools was around 130,000 students, of which approximately 70,000 are enrolled in programs at The Art Institutes.[1] Alumni of EDMC schools include tennis player Venus Williams, 2009 Project Runway contestant Logan Neitzel and Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Carol Guzy.[6]

Colleges and universities[edit]

Argosy University offers degrees at the bachelor's, master's and doctorate level in business, health sciences, education, and psychology and behavioral sciences. There are 19 Argosy University campuses in the U.S. and the university also offers online programs.[7] The institution operates a law school, the Western State College of Law at Argosy University, which was previously a separate institution.[8]

The Art Institutes, of which there are approximately 50 locations in the U.S. and Canada, offer programs in design, fashion, media and culinary arts.[9]

Brown Mackie College offers programs in health sciences, business, legal studies, information technology and design technology at the associate and bachelor's level. The school also offers diploma and certificate programs. There are 28 Brown Mackie College locations in the U.S.[10]

South University offers degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctorate level in areas including business, nursing, pharmacy, and creative art and design. The school has 13 locations in the U.S. and offers online programs.[11]

  1. ^ a b Ann Belser (8 February 2013). "EDMC's enrollment falls by 16.3 percent". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  2. ^ Andrew Ross Sorkin (6 March 2006). "Education Management Said to Be Sold for $3.4 Billion". The New York Times. Retrieved 14 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Ann Belser (29 March 2012). "EDMC puts plans to expand on hold". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  4. ^ Thomas Olson (30 January 2013). "Education Management's profit falls 51%; sale-leaseback of Art Institute studied". Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Retrieved 20 March 2013. 
  5. ^ Andrew Conte (28 February 2013). "Education Management CEO praises back-to-basics strategy". Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Retrieved 04 March 2013.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  6. ^ John Hechinger (5 August 2010). "Goldman Schools Students on Debt". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Argosy University". Education Management Corporation. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  8. ^ Marla Jo Fisher (20 December 2003). "Jury's out on law school's future". The Orange County Register. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  9. ^ "The Art Institutes". Education Management Corporation. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  10. ^ James Aldridge (26 April, 2012). "Brown Mackie eliminating printed textbooks in favor of iPad". San Antonio Business Journal. Retrieved 1 April 2013.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  11. ^ "SouthUniversity". Education Management Corporation. Retrieved 1 April 2013.