PHOENIX, ARIZ., June 3, 2010 — Anthem Education Group’s family of schools are undergoing a name change to unify its family of 23 schools, located nationwide. Among the first schools to undergo this transition are two locations in the St. Louis area that are now known as Allied College and High-Tech Institute locations in Kansas City, Milwaukee and the Minneapolis area, all of which will now be known as Anthem College. In addition, the High-Tech Institute location in Las Vegas has been renamed Anthem Institute.
"Anthem Education Group is a family of schools offering quality, in demand, similar programs in multiple markets" said William Hillard, CEO. "With academic programs in fields ranging from healthcare to business, our new name better reflects who we are as a system of schools."
Allied College North in Maryland Heights, Mo., and Allied College South in Fenton, Mo. (both St. Louis area), have both been renamed Anthem College. High-Tech Institute in Kansas City, Brookfield, Wisc., (Milwaukee area) and St. Louis Park, Minn. (Minneapolis area) were also renamed Anthem College. High-Tech Institute in Las Vegas was renamed Anthem Institute.
Anthem College and Anthem Institute offer Associate Degree and diploma programs. Among the fields of study available are Paralegal, Criminal Justice, Graphic Design, Computer-Aided Drafting, Computer Networking & Security, Electronics Technology, Dental Assistant, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technologist, Limited Scope X-Ray Technician, Healthcare Management, Veterinary Technology, Accounting Technology and Business Management. Not all programs are offered at all locations.
“Under our new names, our schools remain dedicated to graduating career-focused professionals whose skills match the needs of today’s employers,” said Hillard. “By offering a blended learning experience that couples “hands-on” coursework with real-world work environments, Anthem College and Anthem Institute ensure that our students who come prepared to learn will leave prepared to succeed.”
About Anthem College and Anthem Institute
Anthem College and Anthem Institute are part of Anthem Education Group (AEG) which is a Phoenix, Arizona-based family of schools and colleges that provides career focused training and education programs at 23 accredited institutions in 15 states and through online programs, offering masters, bachelors and associates degrees as well as diplomas. The Anthem Education Group family of schools, which has been providing quality post-secondary education for more than a century, includes Anthem College, Anthem College Online, Anthem Institute, High-Tech Institute, The Bryman School of Arizona and Morrison University. For more information, visit www.anthem.edu.
Contact: Jeff Durosko
For Anthem Education Group