We’re excited to introduce Lipscomb University and Rio Salado College as our newest StraighterLine partner colleges and announce that California Southern University is our latest scholarship partner. Welcome to the StraighterLine College Savings Network!
When you enroll at any one of our nearly 100 accredited schools in our college savings network, your are guaranteed to receive full course credit for approved college courses taken at StraighterLine.
Lipscomb University offers an intellectually challenging academic program with a commitment to integrating academics, workplace skills, and faith. The school has a 125- year tradition of liberal arts and sciences education along with a nationally recognized competency- based education model, making Lipscomb’s undergraduate programs for working students both flexible and rigorous.
A cornerstone of Lipscomb University’s adult degree experience is the Core Assessment and Development Center. This unique program allows students to demonstrate the leadership competencies they have developed in their careers and other experiences to earn up to 30 hours of college credit in a one-day simulation. After assessment, students choose competencies they wish to develop and can earn additional credit for attaining.
The university ranked within the Top 20 U.S. News & World Report regional universities in the South and was named an “up-and-coming” university in the region. U.S. News also ranked Lipscomb as the second-best regional university in the South for veterans.
Rio Salado College is a recognized national leader in online learning, and has a proven track record for making higher education accessible, flexible, affordable and innovative.
Founded in 1978, Rio Salado serves as one of ten Maricopa Community Colleges and one of the largest online public community colleges in the nation-- serving nearly 59,000 students annually with more than 30,000 online.
At Rio Salado, you can choose from 600+ online classes, 100+ degree and certificate programs,16 or 8-week accelerated class options and flexible Monday start dates throughout the year, so you can complete your coursework on your time and not semester time -- for a fraction of what you would pay to attend many other colleges and universities.
Complete just 4 StraighterLine courses to be eligible for the California Southern University Partner Scholarship. Take the maximum number of courses at StraighterLine that fit into your degree program and save even more.