One of the wholly-owned subsidiaries of
Apollo Group, Inc.
), University of Phoenix, recently collaborated with Cleantech
Open to introduce a new internship program. The program will
allow its students and alumni to work with the officials of
Cleantech Open and learn about the entrepreneurial process.
Cleantech Open is a not for profit organization that operates the
largest Cleantech accelerator in the world. With a wide network
of volunteers and sponsors, Cleantech Open works with both public
and private sector companies to address energy, environmental and
As part of the program, students will work at the Cleantech Open
national office in California or at other regional Cleantech Open
organizations. They will have the chance to work at various
programs and interact with Cleantech entrepreneurs participating
in the program.
Education companies like Apollo and
Capella Education Company
) have been witnessing volatile enrollment growth in the past few
quarters due to the current economic scenario. Apollo is
collaborating with various companies in the industry to make its
programs more effective and thereby improve its enrollment.
Notably, Apollo announced its plan to enter into a partnership
with The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (EI)
this week in order to provide more academic opportunities for
The partnership will provide EI students the opportunity to use
their EI training and professional certificates and pursue
advanced education. The partnership will also create a Credit
Recommendation Guide (CRG), which will enable EI students to
qualify for college credit while pursuing an undergraduate degree
at University of Phoenix.
Apollo Group carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
Education stocks such as
New Oriental Education & Technology Group
Grand Canyon Education, Inc.
) are currently performing well and are worth considering. New
Oriental Education & Technology Group carries a Zacks Rank #1
(Strong Buy), whereas Grand Canyon Education holds a Zacks Rank
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