SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing e2020, Inc.'s ability to offer a quality online student learning experience, the University of California is awarding e2020, Inc., with program status as an official program provider. The a-g requirement, established by UC faculty in 2008, ensures that students take college preparatory courses in high school and can participate fully in the first-year program at the University in a wide variety of fields of study. The requirements are written deliberately for the benefit of all students expecting to enter the University and ensure the rigor of the high school courses taken.
As an approved provider, e2020, Inc. can submit online courses/curricula to UC for a-g approval. As e2020 Inc.'s courses are approved, students will be able to take these courses to meet UC's eligibility requirements.
"Being awarded program status by the University of California is confirmation that e2020, Inc., is providing a valued, high quality online learning experience for students enrolled in institutes of higher education," says Michael Humphrey, President of e2020, Inc. "We look forward to working with the University of California and are committed to providing the highest caliber of virtual learning experiences for its students."
About e2020, Inc.
e2020, Inc., (education2020) is a leading provider of core and elective instruction in a virtual school setting for students in grades 6-12, creating innovative, rigorous, standards-aligned courseware and online virtual instruction programs to help students recover and accrue credits for graduation and prepare for state, end-of-course, and standardized exams. e2020, Inc.'s web-based model, teacher-led video delivery, and innovative instructional approach offer engaging and individualized virtual online instruction solutions to public and private schools for use in traditional classrooms, blended school, and online programs. e2020, Inc., has implementations in 39 states with over 800 schools districts and 2500 + schools served. Founded in 1998, last year e2020, Inc., provided courses for more than 335,000 students. For more information, visit www.education2020.com.
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