TITLE

Bridgepoint Publishes Own Textbooks for Online Courses

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;6/ 7/2010, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of career college operator Bridgeport Education of San Diego, California to publish and sell its own suite of online materials called Constellation. It is said that the Constellation suite allows students to download materials to various devices, print without limitation and keep them for future reference. Bridgeport is also raising the minimum age of online students at Ashford University from 18 to 22 to ensure the completion of their degree.
ACCESSION #
58738781

 

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