GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY EXPANDS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR LEE COLLEGE STUDENTS

Associate degree hours now seamlessly transfer into Grantham University’s bachelor’s degree programs.

(RtoL) Dr. Marilyn Bartels, Grantham University Vice President for University Partnerships, and Dr. Dennis Brown, President of Lee College, signed an articulation agreement on June 4, 2015.

(RtoL) Dr. Marilyn Bartels, Grantham University Vice President for University Partnerships, and Dr. Dennis Brown, President of Lee College, signed an articulation agreement on June 4, 2015.

Lenexa, Kan. – June 4, 2015 – Grantham University, a 64-year-old institution delivering accredited online degree programs to working adults and active-duty military students around the world, is pleased to announce an articulation agreement with Lee College, in Baytown, Texas. The agreement simplifies the process for Lee College students to move on to earn their next degree at Grantham University.

“Our partnership provides a bridge between Lee College and Grantham University courses and programs. This is a great opportunity for the 6,600 students we currently serve,” said Dr. Dennis Brown, president of Lee College. “This agreement expands opportunities for our students looking to continue their education.”

 Included in this agreement is the transfer of Lee College’s associate degrees in business, computer science, criminal justice, pre-engineering, and others to Grantham University’s undergraduate program in multidisciplinary studies. Faculty, staff and graduates of Lee College receive reduced tuition rates and can benefit from Grantham’s online convenience and flexible, weekly start dates. Military students are encouraged to apply for scholarships at: http://www.grantham.edu/online-college-tuition/military-programs/

“Faculty and staff at Lee College have been dedicated to delivering quality education since 1934,” said Dr. Marilyn Bartels, Grantham University vice president for university partnerships. “Because of our commitment to the military, we intend to partner closely with Ehab Mustafa, Veteran Center director at Lee College, to streamline the process for military enrollments into our bachelor’s progras. Together, we can lead the way to help students achieve their goals.”

Enrollment is now open to qualified Lee College students or graduates. For more information about Grantham University’s 100 percent online degree and certificate programs visit: www.grantham.edu.

About Grantham University:

 Established in 1951, Grantham University offers more than 40 online undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates. With a mission to provide accessible, affordable, professionally relevant degree programs in a continuously changing global society. Grantham’s courses are 100 percent online, offering weekly enrollments for most students and allowing them to study at home, at work, on Temporary Duty or fr
om almost anywhere in the world. Continuously accredited since 1961 by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), Grantham University has earned a distinguished record as a respected and accredited distance learning university spanning more than six decades of service.

About Lee College:

 Lee College offers more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce and community education courses, that prepare its diverse student body for advanced higher education; successful entry into the workforce; and a variety of in-demand careers. With the main campus and McNair Center located in Baytown, Texas, and a satellite office in nearby Liberty, the college serves a geographic area of more than 220,000 residents that includes 13 independent school districts. To learn more, visit www.lee.edu.

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