Hoboken, N.J. – May 7, 2020 – Wiley Education Services, a division of Wiley, today announced a partnership with Drake University to support six undergraduate and graduate online programs, with plans to launch additional programs in partnership with Wiley. Of these six programs, the Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication has recently launched.
“Partnering with this respected university will allow us to grow its online learning capabilities and prepare more students for careers that will positively impact the communities in which they serve,” said Todd Zipper, president of Wiley Education Services.
Drake University is a private institution with more nearly 3,000 undergraduates and more than 1,800 graduate students in Des Moines, Iowa that provides more than 70 undergraduate and 20 graduate course offerings.
“Wiley Education Services will be a critical partner as we continue to bring the high-quality education Drake University is known for online,” said Christina Trombley, executive director of Drake Online and Continuing Education at Drake University. “Their expertise will be invaluable to reach potential students and increase overall accessibility to a Drake University education.”
As higher education continues to rapidly evolve, Wiley leverages its network of capabilities, including technology, market research and data and analytics to create dynamic, personalized programs that align with the educational needs of its partners.
About Wiley Education Services
Wiley Education Services, a division of Wiley, is a leading, global provider of technology-enabled education solutions to meet the evolving needs of universities, corporations and ultimately, learners. We partner with 70 institutions across the U.S., Europe and Australia, and support over 800-degree programs. Our best-in-class services and market insights are driven by our deep commitment and expertise—proven to elevate enrollment, retention and completion rates. For more information visit edservices.wiley.com.
About Drake University
Drake University is a midsize, private university in Des Moines, Iowa, enrolling nearly 3,000 undergraduate and more than 1,800 graduate students. Students choose from over 70 majors, minors, and concentrations and 20 graduate degrees offered through six colleges and schools. Drake students, faculty, and staff take advantage of the wealth of cultural, recreational, and business opportunities found in Iowa’s capital city. In return, Drake enriches the city through its own cultural offerings, considerable economic impact, and many service-learning endeavors, which channel the talent and energy of the Drake students toward meeting the needs of the community.