StraighterLine announced today that the largest public university in the United States, University of Maryland University College (UMUC), has joined their rapidly expanding network of partner colleges. With over 92,000 students, most of them working adults, UMUC is a formidable addition to StraighterLine's partner school network, which now includes many of the leading adult-focused institutions of higher learning.
Founded in 1947, UMUC is a virtual university that offers a broad range of cutting-edge classes and an unparalleled breadth of programs tailored to the needs of the marketplace. Courses are continually updated to reflect the latest information, concepts and practices in a variety of fields, and to provide students with in-demand skills and expertise. In addition, UMUC courses are taught by experienced professionals who hold high-level positions within the fields they teach.