SunGard employees gain additional options for professional education and career-enhancing bachelor’s and master’s degree programs
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., February 15, 2011 - DeVry University, one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with nearly 93,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada, has entered into a corporate education program (CEP) agreement with global software and technology services leader SunGard. The agreement is expected to provide SunGard’s more than 20,000 employees worldwide with additional options for career-enhancing learning solutions and advanced degree programs.
“We are pleased to be able to offer our employees access to opportunities and resources that can help them grow professionally and develop their careers,” said Kathleen Weslock, SunGard senior vice president, human resources and chief human resources officer. “As with all of our partners in employee education, we chose DeVry University and its Keller Center for Corporate Learning for their ability to provide learning solutions that are aligned with the interests of our people and SunGard’s business objectives.”
DeVry University’s Keller Center for Corporate Learning (KCCL) assists businesses and organizations in achieving multiple organizational objectives with greater efficiency through a unique suite of corporate education, tailored learning and professional training solutions. SunGard joins a growing list of Fortune 500 companies who have chosen DeVry University to provide educational programs. For these businesses, KCCL becomes a valued resource for employee retention, management skill development, regulatory compliance and increasing technical skills.
“From a deep understanding of our clients’ needs to the professionalism and expertise provided by our practitioner-oriented faculty, DeVry University offers a combination of mission-critical educational programs at the corporate level,” said David J. Pauldine, president of DeVry University. “We look forward to providing the utmost quality of service to SunGard’s workforce and assisting our newest corporate client in meeting its educational and training needs.”
DeVry University draws on 80 years of experience in technology-based business education to provide the right equation of relevant educational programs and flexible scheduling to deliver the highest return on a business’ educational investment. For more information about DeVry’s offerings, please visit the Keller Center for Corporate Learning.
About DeVry University
Founded in 1931, DeVry University is one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with nearly 93,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada. The university’s mission is to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented education integrating technology, business, science and the arts. With more than 90 locations, DeVry University delivers practitioner-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs onsite and online that meet the needs of a diverse and geographically dispersed student population. Home to five colleges of study, including Business & Management, Engineering & Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Media Arts & Technology, DeVry University’s outstanding faculty members, work in the fields that they teach, providing students with real-world experiences that prepare them for high-growth careers.
DeVry University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org. DeVry University, a part of DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), is based in Downers Grove, Ill. For more information about DeVry University, find us on Twitter @DeVryUniv, Facebook /DEVRYUNIVERSITY or visit www.devry.edu.
SunGard is one of the world's leading software and technology services companies. SunGard has more than 20,000 employees and serves 25,000 customers in 70 countries. SunGard provides software and processing solutions for financial services, higher education and the public sector. SunGard also provides disaster recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software. With annual revenue exceeding $5 billion, SunGard is ranked 380 on the Fortune 500 and is the largest privately held business software and IT services company. For more information, please visit SunGard at www.sungard.com.
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