Career Education Corp.
2895 Greenspoint Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL 60195
Web Site: http://www.careered.com
Index Membership: S&P 400 MidCap
S&P 1500 Super Comp
Industry: Education & Training Services
Full Time Employees: 14,230
Career Education Corporation provides postsecondary education in the United States, France, Canada, and the United Kingdom. It operates through two segments: Colleges, Schools, and Universities (CSU); and Online Education Group (OEG). The CSU segment provides educational services primarily in classrooms or laboratory setting. The segment schools offer doctoral degree, master's degree, bachelor's degree, associate degree, and non degree certificate and diploma programs in various career-oriented disciplines, including business studies, visual communication and design technologies, health education, culinary arts, and information technology. The business studies programs include business administration, e-commerce, merchandising management, criminal justice, paralegal studies, education, and hospitality management degrees. The visual communication and design technologies programs comprise desktop publishing, graphic design, fashion design, interior design, Web page design, animation, photography, and visual journalism. The health education programs consists of medical assistance, medical billing and coding, massage therapy, pharmacy technician, diagnostic medical ultrasound, cardiovascular technician, surgical technician, dental assistance, and medical office administration. Its culinary arts programs comprise culinary arts, hotel and restaurant management, and pastry arts. The information technology programs include PC/LAN, PC/Net, computer technical support, computer network operation, computer information management, and computer programming. The OEG segment operates online educational platforms, which offers degree programs in the career-oriented disciplines of information technology, computer science, business, visual communication, criminal justice, and education. It delivers educational services online through Internet-based degree and non degree programs. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.