Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013
Drexel University Online, a premier provider of Internet-based higher education, is pleased to announce its partnership with Delta Phi Epsilon, Inc. to offer its members professional development opportunities through tuition reduction on Drexel’s online programs.
“Delta Phi Epsilon is excited to be able to partner with Drexel University Online,” said Nicole DeFeo, international executive director of Delta Phi Epsilon. “Our shared passion for innovation coupled with the understanding that sometimes change is necessary to stay relevant, has led to this mutually beneficial partnership.”
Under the provisions of the agreement, Delta Phi Epsilon members and their families will be eligible for a 10 to 25 percent tuition reduction, payment deferral and additional benefits through the new educational endeavor with Drexel University Online. Members can take advantage of all Drexel online programs, including those offered through the LeBow College of Business, School of Education, and College of Nursing and Health Professions.
“It’s important to Drexel University Online to work with organizations like Delta Phi Epsilon that embrace and foster the significance of professional and personal development,” said Wendy Wiesmiller, senior program director at Drexel University Online. “Our partnership with Delta Phi Epsilon will further provide women with exceptional opportunities to learn and we’re proud to be a part of this initiative."
The benefits begin immediately for members of Delta Phi Epsilon and should further serve to promote its mission “to cultivate a sisterhood dedicated to the personal development of women.” Several of Drexel’s top-rated online programs include the Master’s in Global and International Education, Master's in Family Nurse Practitioner, Master’s in Human Resource Development, and Bachelor’s in Business Administration.
“As a leader in online learning, Drexel University Online is the perfect fit for our membership’s academic needs and successes,” DeFeo continued. “We look forward to working together to educate and provide the tools for development to women, both in the classroom and outside of it.”
Drexel University Online offers tuition discounts to employees and members of more than 450 diverse partner organizations. Other benefits include special programming to help companies maintain employee retention and a highly‐educated workforce, while additionally helping individuals remain at the top of their professions.
About Drexel University Online:
Drexel University Online, a subsidiary of Philadelphia-based Drexel University, specializes in innovative, Internet-based education programs for working professionals, organizations, and corporations in the United States and abroad. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the “Best Online Graduate Programs” in the fields of Business Administration, Engineering, Nursing, and Library Science, Drexel’s online programs are among the elite in the nation. Drexel University has been an innovator in the e-Learning industry, offering degrees online since 1996, and enjoys regional accreditation by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Secondary Schools. For more information on Drexel University Online, please visit http://www.drexel.com.
About Delta Phi Epsilon, Inc.:
Delta Phi Epsilon, Inc. was founded on March 17, 1917 at New York University Law School as a social organization to develop in women a social consciousness and a commitment to think and act for the greater good. We assure continuous development and achievement for women through individual attention and smart strategic growth. For more information about Delta Phi Epsilon, Inc., please visit http://www.dphie.org.
Contact: Sabrina Ram, public relations manager, Drexel University Online - (215) 895-0511; sr62(at)drexel(dot)edu