Pearson today launched Propero, a higher education service designed to increase affordable access to higher education, and announced that Ivy Tech Community College will be using Propero to expand its degree completion options.
“Higher education institutions are challenged by fewer resources at their disposal. At the same time, demand for a college education remains high. We created Propero to help colleges increase access to their general education courses at lower cost to students. Propero offers assessment-driven instruction and is a self-paced, student-directed model that’s highly supported by tutors and advisors. It’s designed to supplement the courses taught by faculty and gives institutions another way to offer flexible learning options for their students,” said Don Kilburn, Vice Chairman of Pearson Higher Education and CEO of Pearson Learning Solutions.