Online Education Leaders American College of Education and National Virtual Teacher Association Establish Partnership
NVTA accredited graduates can now apply up to 3 hours alumni towards the ACE Master’s Degree
Indianapolis, April 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The American College of Education® (ACE) is proud to announce its partnership with the National Virtual Teacher Association (NVTA). This will allow more educators access to affordable, flexible and quality programs. The agreement allows an NVTA-accredited graduate to transfer and/or apply up to three hours of graduating toward some of her ACE’s fully online Master’s programs in Education.
Named the 2nd Best Online College in America in 2023 by Newsweek, ACE is founded by educators for educators to partner with an organization aligned with its mission to provide accessible degree programs. I promise Similarly, NVTA evolved from an educational leader seeking to meet the professional development needs of both K-12 and post-secondary educators through flexible virtual course offerings.
ACE President and CEO Geordie Hyland said: “At ACE, we are always looking for ways to connect the dots between professional development and degree programs. Partnerships like this create a streamlined pathway for educators to develop and advance their careers.”
Many of ACE’s master’s programs in education are among the lowest in the industry and can be completed in as little as 12 months. NVTA certification takes an average of three months to complete, so this partnership could enable an educator to complete both organizations’ continuing education programs within her two years.
“Partnering with ACE is a great opportunity for students to expand their education and achieve their career goals. April Willissaid NVTA’s Director of Operations and Business Development. “We pride ourselves on providing our students with a world-class education, and ACE shares the same passion and mission.
About the American College of Education
The American College of Education (ACE) is an accredited, 100% online college specializing in high-quality, affordable programs in education, business, leadership, health care, and nursing. ACE is ranked #2 on Newsweek’s 2023 Top Online Colleges list.Head office location Indianapolis, ACE offers more than 80 innovative and engaging programs for adult students to pursue a doctorate, specialist, master’s or bachelor’s degree, along with micro-qualification and graduate-level certificate programs. In addition to being a leader in online education, ACE is a certified B Corporation. Accredited B Corporations are leaders in the global movement to harness the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.
About the National Association of Virtual Teachers
NVTA is an organization created specifically to promote and define standards for quality virtual teaching and learning. Established as the professional vehicle for defining and validating excellence in virtual teaching environments, National Virtual Teacher Certification is a voluntary process that certifies teachers who meet these virtual teaching standards.
Source American College of Education