Our Services

AP’s Services Model

At 벥, our business is assisting universities in bringing to life education that is high-quality, affordable and workforce-relevant—by facilitating the growth of highly competitive, accelerated, fully online programs.

At AP, we build on our commitment to student success with an integrated services model that maximizes each of our partner’s online growth goals

University Services

We prepare Universities for Success

벥’ dedicated teams guide each university partner’s growth path from the start, assisting in the adaptation of existing systems, processes and technologies. We support faculty and staff with the information, tools and resources to design and deliver successful online programs with a commitment to student success.

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Market Research & Insights

벥 HigherEdge project management

Change Management

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Course Carousels to Support Accelerated Programs

벥 helped grow our online enrollment exponentially, from 170 students in spring 2018 to nearly 3,000 this spring.

Ashish Vaidya, Ph.D.
President (former)
Northern Kentucky University
From Inside Higher Ed, “The Essentiality of Public-Private Partnerships” (July 9, 2020)

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Integrated Marketing Services

We promote brand and program offerings

벥 serves as a virtual digital and creative agency, creating direct response marketing assets that focus on recruiting and retaining students for online programs that fit their goals. We execute data-driven marketing plans for digital, traditional and field marketing channels, continually refining their performance to meet and exceed partner expectations.

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Maximizing marketing to potential students

Our dedicated digital and creative marketing teams develop and deploy strategic campaigns to fill each partner’s prospective funnel with highly qualified students who enroll and go on to complete their online degrees. We combine experience with digital insights to sharpen our understanding of education trends and attract audiences who are college-ready.

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Product Marketing

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Growth Marketing

벥 HigherEdge field sales

Field Marketing

In its first year, our partnership with AP is already a big success for both Longwood and our students…The AP team has been very easy to work with and added tremendous value and expertise.

David Lehr
MBA Program Director and Professor of Economics
Longwood University

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Student Support Services

We partner to produce successful students and graduates

We serve dreamers and doers—adult learners who need to access meaningful education and attain relevant and resilient skill sets by earning their degrees online. Our student support teams travel that path alongside them, offering motivation and inspiration every step of the way.

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Student Application & Enrollment Support

벥 HigherEdge university referrals

Student Onboarding & Success Support

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Student Persistence & High-Need Support

The key to such partnerships has been finding the overlap in our respective institutional missions. 벥, for example, shares our goal of increasing student access, affordability and ultimately student success, with offerings that allow students to pay by the course.

Ashish Vaidya, Ph.D.
President (former)
Northern Kentucky University
From Inside Higher Ed, “The Essentiality of Public-Private Partnerships” (July 9, 2020)

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Florida Tech and Risepoint Partner to Offer Online Degree Programs

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July 2, 2024, Melbourne, FL — Florida Tech has enlisted the educational technology company Risepoint to support its deep portfolio of online degree programs, the…

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Risepoint is Recognized as one of Comparably’s “Best Places to Work”

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July 1, 2024, Dallas, TX – Risepoint, a leading education technology company, is the recipient of a Best Places to Work Award for Best Leadership…

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Texas State University to Offer Online Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs in Partnership with Risepoint

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San Marcos, TX, June 27, 2024 – Texas State University (TXST) announced a partnership with Risepoint to expand its online undergraduate and graduate degree program…

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Risepoint Partners among those honored as 2024 Influential Leaders at AACSB’s ICAM

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A group of 22 distinguished academics from across the globe were honored as AACSB’s 2024 Influential Leaders at ICAM, the global business association’s international conference…

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AACSB ICAM Panel Shares Top 3 Solutions for Enrollment Challenges

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Participants in Solutions to Enrollment Challenges, a panel discussion presented during the Association to Advance College Schools of Business International Conference and Annual Meeting (AACSB…

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WCET and AP to Host Webcast: Using Your Students’ Voices to Inform Your Learning Ecosystem

April 22, 2024

Opportunities to enhance both campus and online learning experiences while meeting online learners’ distinct needs and supporting faculty who teach online are topics to be…

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벥 Introduces AACSB Deans Report at 2024 Deans Conference

April 11, 2024

Growth, funding, and student engagement. Business school deans from across the globe named these as their biggest challenges in the latest AACSB Deans Survey Report.…

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Chronicle of Higher Education Releases Infographic on How Regional Public Universities are Navigating Challenges

April 8, 2024

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently released an infographic, Regional Public Universities: Navigating Challenges, highlighting the ways regional public universities are overcoming some of the…

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SIU Carbondale Launches Eight Accelerated Online Graduate Programs Supported by 벥

April 4, 2024

CARBONDALE, Ill. – April 4, 2024 – Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIU) launches eight online graduate degree programs with the support of 벥 (AP).…

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Case Studies

Northwest Missouri State University Case Study

March 19, 2024

One of 13 public four-year universities in Missouri, Northwest Missouri State University (Northwest) considers itself “right-sized” – neither the largest nor the smallest in the…

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Chronicle of Higher Education Research Brief: Leaders of Regional Public Institutions Remain Optimistic Despite Challenges

March 8, 2024

Why do leaders of regional public universities feel positive about the future of their institutions, despite shifting student demographics, a lack of public understanding of the value…

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