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With recognized experts, respected instructors, and relevant, applicable course content in the fields of education, healthcare, business, nursing and leadership, we offer exceptional online degree programs tailored to fit your life. All ACE credit-bearing coursework and programs are stackable, which means that even if you start by taking a single class, your credits can be applied to everything from a micro-credential to a certificate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree.

Our faculty are recognized experts and respected instructors who bring you relevant, applicable course content that you can apply immediately in your career. All ACE credit-bearing coursework and programs are stackable, which means that you can start by taking a single class, then apply your credits toward the next credential from a micro-credential to a certificate, or a degree program. Completing your degree is closer than you think. Start today!


of recent ACE graduates believe their professional skills are stronger after completing their program1.

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Business Development

MBA in Social Impact

This unique program is for business professionals with a desire for more – more knowledge, more opportunities and more impact. It’s the right choice for students who want to become leaders in their field or excel as entrepreneurs in the complex global community while also using the power of business for good.



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M.Ed. in Educational Leadership

You’ll develop the strategies to design and implement a shared school vision — one that reflects a core set of values surrounding equity, diversity, digital citizenship, and community. Through systematic problem solving and data-driven decision making, this program will shape you to be a reflective and responsive educational leader.



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Turn your RN into an MSN with this accelerated program that also allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree on the way to your master’s. Designed to help you excel in evidence-based decision making, informatics, global perspectives and innovative thinking, this program prepares graduates to serve in educational or administrative roles in nursing.



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Professional Development

Non-Degree/Individual Courses

Students-at-large are eligible to take individual graduate courses at ACE, with the exception of student teaching, field experience or internship courses. Please see below for further admission requirements.

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Micro-credentials are smaller, shorter programs of study (3 designated courses) that are narrowly focused so that you can get specific skills in your chosen field. You’ll earn a digital badge and official credit — it even goes on your transcript.

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At the American College of Education, you can enroll in a single class to get started right away, without a long-term commitment.

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