LOUISVILLE, KY--(Marketwired - May 8, 2013) - The Learning House, Inc. is proud to announce a partnership with Acxiom, an enterprise data, analytics and software as a service company. The partnership makes Learning House the sole reseller in the higher education industry of Acxiom Identify-X™, which is specifically designed to prevent academic dishonesty in online higher education.
Accrediting bodies require institutional verification of students of higher education for online courses. Additionally, concerns surrounding financial aid fraud continue to increase. While implementing a student verification strategy may seem daunting, Acxiom Identify-X, powered by Learning House, offers a simple solution that is comprehensive and customizable.
"As online higher education continues to grow, so too do concerns about academic integrity and student authentication," said David T. Richardson, CEO of Learning House. "We are proud to partner with Acxiom, who sets the industry standard for identity verification. This partnership enables us to help colleges and universities safeguard their online programs."
To learn more about student authentication in online education, Learning House is hosting a free live webinar on May 23 at 2 p.m. EDT, led by Dr. Luke Dowden, director of the Office of Distance Learning at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette; Mollie McGill, deputy director of Programs and Membership at WCET; and Dr. Matthew Prineas, assistant dean for communication, arts and humanities at University of Maryland University College. Registration is now open.
The Learning House, Inc. helps colleges and universities create, manage and grow high-quality online degree programs and courses. Partnering with more than 100 schools, Learning House enables institutions to efficiently and affordably achieve their online education goals. Services include product development and market research, marketing and lead generation, admissions and enrollment management, student retention, curriculum development and management, faculty training and professional development, learning management systems and 24/7 technical support. As a thought leader in the industry, Learning House publishes an annual report on online college student preferences and demographics and presents an annual online higher education conference.
Acxiom is an enterprise data, analytics and software as a service company that uniquely fuses trust, experience and scale to fuel data-driven results. For over 40 years, Acxiom has been an innovator in harnessing every important source and use of data to strengthen connections between people, businesses and their partners. Utilizing a channel and media neutral approach, we leverage cutting-edge, data-oriented products and services to maximize customer value. Every week, Acxiom powers more than a trillion transactions that enable better living for people and better results for our 7,000+ global clients. For more information about Acxiom, visit Acxiom.com.