This is ExcelTrack.TM
Ready for a faster way to earn your degree? Good. Let’s get started.
Forget what you know about earning a degree. ExcelTrack is personalized learning that gives you more control over your education, getting you to the same degree faster, for less money.* Accelerated bachelor’s degree programs are available for:
These programs are designed to advance progress based on your existing knowledge. (Degree pace and time and cost savings will vary by individual.)
Sound too good to be true? Don’t worry, it’s not. It’s education working harder for you.
This is simplicity.
When we say simple, we mean simple. As
This is control.
It’s your education—shouldn’t it be on your terms? ExcelTrack allows you to speed past what you already know from your previous experience, and spend all the time you need on what’s left to learn. Plus, you can take as many classes as you want every 10-week term, all for one flat price. This is all the overachieving, none of the over learning.
This is how
ExcelTrack's competency-based courses work.
There are only five steps from the time you start to the time you complete each course. Why so few? Because we want you focused on what you came to us for: your degree.
Start with our readiness assessment, so you can see what you already know. After all, learning is learning.
Now you’re on your way. You can focus on what you need to learn, with your course material and motivation along for the ride.
Faculty will work directly with you to ensure you’ve learned all the material and are prepared for the final assessment. You can also access learning resources along the way such as interactive tutoring sessions, live webinars, and more.
Practice, practice, practice.
Want to know how you’re doing? You’ll have a clear idea of your progress with quizzes, labs, feedback from professors, and more to help you get to what’s next.
Reach your goal.
Everything happens at your speed, and when you score a "B" or higher on your final assessment, you’re done with the class. Complete 180 total credits and you’re done with your degree.
Are you a professional who’s motivated to earn your degree and advance your career?
ExcelTrack programs build on skills and knowledge you have already mastered through your professional experience.
This might be right for you.
If you’ve read this far, and meet the program requirements listed below, ExcelTrack’s personalized learning path is probably right for you—an organized, self-motivated, driven student with previous work experience.
Minimum program requirements
- You should have at least 3 years of experience working in a setting where you have acquired professional skills relevant to your program of study.
- You will need to provide proof that you have successfully completed at least 3 courses at an accredited college.
To be sure this path is right for you, check out the chart below and see how ExcelTrack’s accelerated degree program compares with the traditional online path.
|Compare programs||ExcelTrack||Traditional Online|
|Learning Method||ExcelTrack: Personalized||Traditional Online: Prescribed|
|Courses||ExcelTrack: 1-credit mini courses||Traditional Online: 5- or 6-credit courses|
|Course Load||ExcelTrack: All you can learn||Traditional Online: 2 courses per term
Structure and Costs (Excluding Fees)‡
|ExcelTrack: $2,200 per term||Traditional Online: $3,700-$4,500 per term|
|Estimated Completion Time for Bachelor's Degree§||ExcelTrack: 2.5 Years||Traditional Online: 3.5 Years|
|ExcelTrack: Yes||Traditional Online: Yes|
The ExcelTrack program is currently not eligible for Title IV federal financial aid.
*ExcelTrack is designed to accelerate progress based on existing knowledge; however, degree pace and time and cost savings will vary by individual.
†Programs include a 6-credit capstone and/or internship course.
‡Traditional online tuition is $371.00 per quarter credit hour; cost per term is based on a full-time student taking two 5- or 6-credit courses per term. Enrollees in either option will pay a per-term technology fee of $295.00. Enrollees in information technology programs will pay a per-term lab/simulation fee of $65.00.
§Assumes five 10-week terms per year. Traditional online completion time based on an average full-time student with no transfer credit taking two courses per term for 17 terms. ExcelTrack completion time based on a student with 15 transfer credits taking approximately 15 credits per term for 5 terms and 12 credits per term for 8 terms for a total of 13 terms. Completion time varies by individual.