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Centers and Initiatives

Center for Educational Measurement

Center for Educational Measurement is the home of Excelsior College® Examinations and UExcel® exams, serving Excelsior's degree-seeking students and others seeking to earn credit by examination. In addition, CEM provides resources for other academic and non-academic organizations seeking expertise in various forms of assessment of prior knowledge and competency.

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Center for Military and Veteran Education

Excelsior counts more than 10,000 active duty military and veterans among its student population of over 36,000. Excelsior's deep commitment to servicemembers is embodied in the Center for Military and Veteran Education, a unique full-service educational resource for military personnel, veterans, and family members. The CME supports military student success with a range of specialized benefits and programs. It is also the home of Excelsior College's Lt. Col. Bryant A. Murray Veterans Center.

Visit the Center for Military and Veteran Education website

The Lt. Col. Bryant A. Murray Veterans Center

The Veterans Center offers resources, information, support, and place to interact with other Veterans at Excelsior.

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Partnerships

Excelsior College's partnership programs enable organizations to invest in their people. A partnership gives individuals in your organization the ability to complete a degree by maximizing previously earned credit and providing:

  • High-quality academic programs
  • Affordable tuition and fees, with extra discounts for partner organizations
  • A flexible, adult-oriented learning model
  • An institution with generous credit-transfer policies that recognize the value of your past education and experience

We offer four types of partnerships:

Learn more about Excelsior College partnerships

Career Center

Excelsior College Career Services is a vital component of the total educational experience. Designed for a distance education environment, the services provided are intended to empower each of our diverse populations to facilitate successful and lifelong career development.

Excelsior College's Career Center

National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI)

The National Cybersecurity Institute is an academic and research center dedicated to assisting government, industry, military, and academic sectors meet the challenges in cybersecurity policy, technology, and education. The Institute's unique team of cybersecurity experts draws from different industries and organizations who are working together to educate and advise the public and private sectors on today's cybersecurity issues and needs.

National Cybersecurity Institute website

The Presidents' Forum

The Presidents' Forum, established in 2004, is a collaboration of accredited, national, adult-serving institutions and programs which have embraced the power and potential of online education. The Mission of the Presidents' Forum is to advance the recognition of innovative practice and excellence in online learning. This is accomplished by providing a venue for leaders in higher education and stakeholders to share their knowledge and learn from others' best practices.

Presidents' Forum website