Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI), in recognition of its Future Leaders Program, has made the list of the top 100 learning organizations in the world by Elearning! Magazine. As a Learning! 100 Award winner, Bridgepoint Education is recognized for fostering an outstanding learning culture, embracing innovation, and engaging in collaboration that drives performance.
“It is a great honor to be recognized as a top performing learning organization alongside many of the world’s leading companies,” said Charlene Dackerman, Bridgepoint Education’s senior vice president of human resources. “Being in the higher education industry, our organization is committed to learning. I am proud of my team for their continued dedication to developing employees both professionally and personally and creating leadership programs that drive results and help make our organization best in class.”
Bridgepoint Education’s Future Leaders Program, which launched in 2009, is an elite, six-month leadership development experience for high potential individual contributors who deliver solid business results and are seen as leaders. The program curriculum is organized into three development areas: leading self, leading others, and leading in the community.
The Elearning! Media Group’s Learning! 100 Awards recognize excellence in learning across enterprises that invest in a truly immersive learning culture. Honorees span across all industries and organization sizes. Award recipients will be honored at a reception held during the Enterprise Learning! Conference & Expo on August 26.
About Bridgepoint Education
Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) improves the way individuals learn. By harnessing creativity, knowledge and proprietary technologies, such as Constellation, Thuze and Waypoint Outcomes, Bridgepoint Education has re-engineered the modern student experience with innovative solutions that advance learning. Its academic institutions – Ashford University and University of the Rockies – embody the contemporary college experience. Ashford University offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs while University of the Rockies offers master’s and doctoral degree programs. Both provide progressive online platforms, as well as traditional campuses located in Clinton, Iowa (Ashford University), and Colorado Springs, Colorado (University of the Rockies). For more information about Bridgepoint Education, visit www.bridgepointeducation.com or call Shari Winet Rodriguez, vice president of Public Relations, at 858.668.2580.