UPCEA's partners are organizations that have demonstrated their support for professional, continuing, and online higher education and the mission of UPCEA. These links will take you directly to their websites and the products and services which will be of interest to higher education professionals.

For information about the benefits of becoming an industry partner of UPCEA, please contact Kim Zaski, Director of Membership, at or 202-400-2569.


Blackboard is the world’s leading education technology company. We challenge conventional thinking and advance new models of learning in order to reimagine education and make it more accessible, engaging and relevant to the modern day learner and the institutions that serve them. In partnership with our customers and partners in higher education and K-12 as well as corporations and government agencies around the world, our mission is to help every learner achieve their full potential by inspiring a passion for lifelong learning. For more information about Blackboard, follow us on Twitter @Blackboard.

1111 19th Street, NW - Floor 8
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 1-202-463-4860
Fax: 1-202-463-4863


Society thrives when students succeed. Since 2001, InsideTrack has used a proven combination of coaching, analytics, consulting and technology to unlock potential in millions of students and the institutions they attend.  We invite you to join the leading colleges, universities, foundations and others working with us to enhance the transformative power of higher education. Please visit us at and follow us on Twitter @InsideTrack. Learn more about InsideTrack’s student coaching services partnership with UPCEA at

150 Spear Street, Suite 900
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415.243.4440
Fax : 415.243.4458

Jenzabar, a leading provider of software, strategies, and services developed exclusively for higher education, delivers innovative solutions across the student lifecycle including the fastest growing SIS and CRM for the continuing education in the market. Serving more than 1,300 campuses worldwide, Jenzabar has over four decades of experience supporting the higher education community.

101 Huntington Avenue, Suite 2200
Boston, MA 02199
Phone: 617.492.9099

Keypath Education partners with higher education institutions worldwide to launch programs, grow enrollment, improve learning and connect education to careers, using a proprietary technology suite. The company has helped more than 4,000 higher education institutions better serve students and graduates, resulting in a strong reputation for its education mission and quality in the United States, Canada, the U.K. and Australia. Since its beginning more than 26 years ago, Keypath Education has been dedicated to changing lives through education. Visit to learn more.

15500 W. 113th St.
Suite 200
Lenexa, KS 66219

MindMax provides strategic guidance, proven processes, and the latest digital tools to optimize online marketing and enrollment operations for university-affiliated continuing and professional education organizations. We are a trusted advisor to many of the nation’s top universities, and have transformed hundreds of online programs, impacting over 1 million students.

1001 Hingham St
Suite 300
Rockland, MA 02370
Phone: 781.884.0130


Pearson is the world’s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Our mission is to help people make progress through access to better learning. We believe that learning opens up opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives.

501 Boylston Street
Suite 900
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 617-671-2919


TMMData provides flexible data management solutions and software that enable institutions of all sizes to easily access and utilize data from nearly any source. Our solutions help drive robust reporting and nimble decision making, giving university administrators the tools they need to operationalize data by integrating their unique, disparate sources.
We’re familiar with the common student information, CRM, CMS, financial, and marketing data systems, but more importantly, we specialize in helping you gain access to the invaluable information contained in your unique institutional legacy systems.
Our data-first approach enables:
  • comprehensive, enrollment and program management analytics
  • best-in-class data security, privacy, and governance resources
  • automated reporting and dynamic dashboards
205 East Pine Street
Philipsburg, PA 16866
Phone: 814-343-6374

Trilogy Education Services partners with colleges and universities to prepare students for high-growth careers in the digital economy. We operate coding boot camps that are University approved, student tested, and employer validated. Our full-service platform also includes marketing support, enrollment services, student support, instructor recruitment and training, learner analytics, and a robust set of career services. For more information about Trilogy, visit

31 E 32nd Street
Suite 1202
New York, NY


Chmura Economics & Analytics is an applied economic consulting firm specializing in quantitative research and technology solutions delivering advanced economic and labor market analysis. Our specialties include economic development, curriculum relevancy as it relates to occupational demand, regional training and skills requirements, workforce development, economic impact studies, and custom publications. Our premier labor data technology platform, JobsEQ® is in widespread use across in the nation, and the tool helps educators and career counselors provide relevant information to students regarding career and education decisions. Chmura has the experience to turn data into information to support strategy and business process. Chmura was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, with branch locations in Cleveland, Ohio, and Spokane, Washington.

1309 East Cary Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
hone: 804.554.5400
Fax: 804.644.2828

Strategic Alliance Partners

Cooley's second East Coast office opened in September 2005. This distinguished office serves growth companies at all stages in their business cycles, particularly in connection with their dealings with, and opposite, the Federal Government. The Cooley DC practice addresses cutting edge issues, transactions and complex litigation at the cross-roads of high technology, biotech, new media, Internet, E-Commerce, communications, venture capital, financial services, private equity, and the national and international capital markets, with the policy, competition, legislative and regulatory frameworks of the U.S. Government.
1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202.842.7800
Cooley LLP - The Authority for Legal Issues in Online Education.

A proven higher education thought leader, JMH Consulting provides:
  • strategic online marketing
  • recruiting and retention
  • full service certificate programs
JMH works with universities and colleges to create new and expand existing revenue streams. Unlike other online higher education providers, the programs created by JMH Consulting are ultimately owned by the university. The group is known for leveraging online marketing to attract and recruit the right prospective student. JMH Consulting helps universities enrich the lives and careers of those students - ultimately creating stronger communities.
892 Rosedale Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Thompson Coburn provides comprehensive legal and policy services to the education industry across the country and around the world. Many of our relationships with education clients stretch back more than 30 years. We work with public and private universities and colleges, higher education associations, foundations, research facilities, and teaching hospitals. Our attorneys advise higher education leaders on labor and employment, public finance, intellectual property, capital projects, planned giving, nonprofit law, and tax. In addition, the professionals in our Lobbying & Policy group connect education clients with policymakers at the highest levels of government including the U.S. Congress, the White House, and federal agencies. 

1909 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-1167
314.552.6000; Fax: 314.552.7000


Non-Profit Partners

Quality Matters (QM) is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach to continuous improvement in online education and student learning. The program features:
  • Faculty-centered, continuous improvement models for assuring the quality of online courses through peer review
  • Professional development workshops and certification courses for instructors and online learning professionals
  • Rubrics for applying quality standards to course design

UPCEA institutional members who are not already subscribing to any of QM's rubrics, receive a 25 percent discount on subscriptions to the QM CPE rubric

1997 Annapolis Exchange Parkway, Suite 300
Annapolis, MD 21401