Is Wal-Mart's Educational Partnership a Responsible Career Example to Follow?
September 4, 2010
Recently, retail giant Wal-Mart established a partnership with American Public University to provide low-cost online courses to employees. Under this program, eligible Wal-Mart employees can take courses online to work towards a degree. Even though Wal-Mart plans to keep its distance from American Public University's curriculum, employees can earn academic credit for the work that they already do.
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About American Public University System
American Public University System, recipient of the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Education and five-time recipient of the OLC Effective Practice Award, offers more than 200 online degree and certificate programs through American Military University and American Public University. More than 70,000 alumni worldwide have benefited from APUS's relevant curriculum, affordability, and flexibility in pursuing and earning degrees in such areas as business, information technology, and security and global studies. For further information, visit www.apus.edu.