American College of Education

Course Equivalency Guide

for American College of Education

UP TO 60 Courses available to choose from. Find the general education credits that will transfer into your degree program.

StraighterLine combines a $99/month membership with a guaranteed credit pathway to American College of Education. Courses start at $59 and include the eTextbook at no additional cost.


American College of Education
The mission of American College of Education is to deliver high-quality, affordable and accessible online programs grounded in evidence-based content and relevant application. We prepare graduates to serve, lead and achieve their personal and professional goals in diverse and evolving communities.

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Indianapolis, ACE is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency and the most recognized accreditation status for higher education entities. Accreditation ensures that an institution’s academic program meets or exceeds acceptable levels of quality.

We specialize in affordable programs in education, leadership, healthcare and nursing, offering more than 50 programs to pursue a doctorate, master’s or bachelor’s degrees, along with micro-credentials and graduate-level certificate programs.

Among the achievements that sets ACE apart is our designation as a Certified Benefit Corporation, which reflects our commitment to making an impact in the world that goes well beyond our courses. We strive to impart that same spirit into the lives of our students.

Through the Straighterline partnership, ACE is offering:

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration. This program is for individuals with an associate’s degree or some college credit who would like to earn a bachelor’s degree while gaining the skills to work in the growing field of healthcare administration. Students will examine the diverse areas that impact healthcare administration, including finance, marketing, advocacy, legal and ethical issues, human resources, information management and diverse populations.

Bachelor of Science in Applied Management and Leadership program. This bachelor degree completion program provides students with the knowledge and skills to become and advance as managers and leaders within their respective fields. Graduates will be able to decipher financial statements and make decisions about future business performance. They will develop, prepare, and manage marketing strategies, and determine ways to organize and lead many aspects of a variety of projects.

RN to MSN. This accelerated program allows RNs to earn a bachelor’s degree on the way to a master’s as they prepare to serve in educational or administrative roles in nursing. Students in the program will excel in evidence-based decision making, informatics, global perspectives and innovative thinking.

5 reasons to take Straighterline courses

and how it works with American College of Education
Save Thousands of Dollars

on your degree with affordable college-level classes like Developmental Writing, College Algebra, American Government, and Introduction to Biology. Over 60 general education courses available starting at only $59. StraighterLine saves you thousands compared to the average $2,500 college course.

Transfer Your Credits

to one of 150+ accredited partner colleges or the over 2,000 schools that accept StraighterLine courses for credit. All StraighterLine courses are evaluated and recommended for credit by the American Council of Education (ACE).

Go At Your Own Pace

You have the control to complete courses on your schedule. You can progress as quickly or as slowly as you need.

Get the Support You Need

to succeed. Your membership includes eTextbooks, 24/7 on demand tutoring, live student support 7 days a week, and final exam proctoring.

Complete Your Degree

and perform better. StraighterLine students graduate one full term faster, completing 28% more credits per term than non-StraighterLine students

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