The University is Also Offering a Technology Fee Waiver, Free Required Course Materials, Prior Learning Assessment Fee Waiver and a Graduation Fee Waiver
PHOENIX - Aug. 31, 2021 - PRLog -- The Arizona Technology Council today launched a partnership with the University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC) to offer Council members and their immediate families a 30% tuition savings on its online programs.
UAGC offers a range of career-relevant degree programs. Information can be found at www.uagc.edu/success/zes/aztc.
"UAGC provides a high-quality learning experience in a flexible format that is perfect for professionals looking to go back to school and enhance their education," said Steven G. Zylstra, the Council's president and CEO. "We're proud to help our members and their families upskill and achieve their personal and career goals at a highly discounted rate."
In addition to the 30% discount on tuition, Council members and their families also receive the following benefits:
- Technology Fee Waiver: The per-course charge is waived, allowing students free access to all UAGC systems such as the student portal and online classrooms throughout their programs.
- Free Required Course Materials for All Mandatory Courses: The digital course materials include textbooks.
- Prior Learning Assessment Fee Waiver: The fee normally covers a review of previous corporate training, continuing education units, prior school credits and other non-traditional sources of previous learning for potential college credit.
- Graduation Fee Waiver: No fee is charged to graduate.
UAGC offers accessible, affordable and innovative educational opportunities that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing advancement in their lives, professions and communities. The institution is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Students can take one class and still be considered full-time. They can transfer up to 90 approved credits* from an accredited college or university toward a bachelor's degree. There is no need to take an SAT, GMAT, GRE or ACT to enroll.
To learn more about the UAGC online program and other member benefits available through the Council, please visit www.aztechcouncil.org/discounted-online-education/.
*The transferability of credits is subject to the University of Arizona Global Campus transfer credit policies and requires the submission of official transcripts.
About the Arizona Technology Council
The Arizona Technology Council is Arizona's premier trade association for science and technology companies. Recognized as having a diverse professional business community, Council members work towards furthering the advancement of technology in Arizona through leadership, education, legislation and social action. The Council offers numerous events, educational forums and business conferences that bring together leaders, managers, employees and visionaries to make an impact on the technology industry. These interactions contribute to the Council's culture of growing member businesses and transforming technology in Arizona. To become a member or to learn more about the Arizona Technology Council, please visit www.aztechcouncil.org/.
About University of Arizona Global Campus
The University of Arizona Global Campus ("Global Campus" or "UAGC") is an independent university that is operated in affiliation with the University of Arizona. Global Campus is designed to provide flexible opportunities for working students from diverse backgrounds who seek to gain knowledge and skills that will help them to achieve their life and career goals. Global Campus is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and is one of the nation's most innovative online universities with approximately 35,000 students. UAGC offers more than 50 degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. For more information visit uagc.edu.
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