Education Management Corporation. Website
Education Management Corporation (EDMC) provides private post-secondary education in North America. The company primarily offers academic programs through four educational institutions: The Art Institutes, Argosy University, South University, and American Education Centers. The Art Institutes offer programs in the media arts, design, fashion, and culinary arts. In addition to the physical campuses, The Art Institute online offers a suite of bachelorís, associateís, and diploma degree programs in the creative fields. Argosy University offers doctoral and masterís programs in clinical psychology, counseling, and education. Argosy also offers doctoral, masterís, and bachelorís degree programs in business administration; bachelorís degrees in psychology; and associateís degree programs in various health sciences fields. South University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, legal studies, information technology, and health sciences fields. American Education Centers offer bachelorís and associateís degree programs in health sciences, business, information technology, legal studies, and design technologies. As of June 30, 2004, the company had 67 primary campus locations in 24 states and 2 Canadian provinces. EMC was organized as a Pennsylvania corporation in 1962 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.