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Expand student access and opportunity

StraighterLine partners with higher ed institutions to create and operate tailored online pathway programs that help conquer enrollment and retention challenges.

StraighterLine's high-quality, affordable courses and always-accessible student support help you reach and inspire your ever-changing, diverse student populations:

  • High school grads entering college
  • Current students wishing to pick up the pace
  • Adult learners starting or returning to school


Our proven programs help colleges and universities:

Return those students who’ve fallen out of your institution’s orbit

Prepare off-course students in positive ways that carry through their entire education

Graduate students faster with a solution tailored to the needs of specific student populations

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Tailored solutions with your school’s brand

StraighterLine programs are available under a school’s unique brand, keeping the school’s name top of mind while providing a friendly, familiar, inspiring experience for all students. With no upfront or ongoing costs, StraighterLine helps hundreds of higher ed institutions nationwide improve enrollment, retention, progression, and graduation rates. StraighterLine has a positive impact on students that carries through their entire education.


Increase enrollment, retention, and graduation rates

Higher ed institutions that partner with StraighterLine address key challenges to reach enrollment, retention, and revenue goals. Learn more about StraighterLine outcomes for institutions, faculty, and students.

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with colleges & universities from all sectors
students enrolled
in StraighterLine courses in the past 12 months
retention rate
with StraighterLine
versus 79% for non-StraighterLine students

Partners in growth & success

StraighterLine partners with more than 150 U.S. colleges and universities to provide and operate low-risk online pathway programs.

StraighterLine has provided an additional way for us to provide a bridge back to our universities and help adults progress.
– Dr. Jim Henderson, president and CEO | University of Louisiana System

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See our student success stories

Because StraighterLine was so affordable and convenient, I was able to take courses on my own time and within budget.

Kiawah, Strayer University graduate