Education Management Corp.
| Nasdaq: EDMC
Education Management Corp. offers academic programs to its students through campus-based and online instruction, or through a combination of both. Its educational institutions offer students the opportunity to earn undergraduate and graduate degrees and certain specialized non-degree diplomas in a broad of disciplines, including design, media arts, health sciences, psychology and behavioral sciences, culinary, fashion, business, education, legal and information technology. The company operates through following segments: The Art Institutes, Argosy University, Brown Mackie Colleges & South University. The Art Institutes segment focus on applied arts in creative professions such as graphic design, media arts and animation, culinary arts, photography, interior design, digital filmmaking and video production, audio production, website development, baking and pastry, fashion design and fashion marketing. The Argosy University segment offers academic programs in psychology and behavioral sciences, business, education and health sciences disciplines. The Brown Mackie Colleges segment offer flexible Associate's and non-degree diploma programs that enable students to develop skills for entry-level positions in high demand vocational specialties and Bachelor's degree programs that assist students to advance within the workplace. The South University segment offers academic programs in health sciences and business disciplines, including business administration, health sciences, criminal justice, nursing, information technology, psychology, and healthcare management. Education Management was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.