College Partners with EdLink to Manage Employer Tuition Benefits for Working Adult Students

July 16, 2012

CHICAGO – EdLink, the country’s largest provider of corporate tuition assistance management services, announced that Thomas Edison State College has joined the company’s Featured Provider Network, which includes a growing number of regionally accredited colleges and universities that offer preferred tuition rates to EdLink clients.

The college’s inclusion in EdLink’s network will provide EdLink client companies and their employees with access to Thomas Edison State College wide array of online undergraduate and graduate programs designed exclusively for working adults.

“Thomas Edison State College has a long history of providing high quality educational programs designed for busy, working adults that are aligned with the strategic goals of organizations and businesses,” said Dr. Mary Ellen Caro, vice president for Enrollment Management and Learner Services at Thomas Edison State College. “We look forward to working with EdLink to help its clients develop and retain their most important resources – their people.”

“EdLink works to help our clients gain more strategic value from their tuition programs. We help them align relevant employee education with skills and competencies needed to remain competitive in the future,” said Lynn Schroeder, vice president of Sales and Marketing at EdLink. “In addition to its flexible options, Thomas Edison State College offers hundreds of online courses that enable working adults to earn their degrees and balance work and family commitments with their educational tracks.”

About EdLink, LLC
EdLink has been designing and administering successful tuition programs for over 25 years. It is the nation’s largest provider of outsourced tuition management services, working with companies of all sizes across multiple industries. Long considered the thought leader in the industry, EdLink’s deep expertise and commitment to research and innovation ensures results that matter to both corporations and working adults. EdLink serves over one million eligible employees and saves clients millions each year in tuition costs. EdLink is an independent company jointly created by two national non-profit leaders in education, the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning and ACT, Inc.

About Thomas Edison State College
Thomas Edison State College provides flexible, high-quality, collegiate learning opportunities for self-directed adults. One of New Jersey’s 12 senior public institutions of higher education, the College offers associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 100 areas of study. Students earn degrees through a wide variety of rigorous and high-quality academic methods that can be customized to meet their individual needs. Identified by Forbes magazine as one of the top 20 colleges and universities in the nation in the use of technology to create learning opportunities for adults, Thomas Edison State College is a national leader in the assessment of adult learning and a pioneer in the use of educational technologies. The College is home to The John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy. The New Jersey State Library is an affiliate of Thomas Edison State College. Further information about admission to the College may be obtained by calling (888) 442-8372, via e-mail at or by visiting the College website at