Press Release March 2013

Imagine America Foundation Publishes The Highest Honor Recognizing LDRSHIP Award Recipients

Washington, DC (March 14, 2013) – Career colleges know the commitments and personal sacrifices of military students and their families. Career training-oriented colleges have been a popular destination for military personnel who prefer the hands on approach to learning, one-on-one attention and courses that help them transition into jobs faster than traditional colleges or universities. The Imagine America Foundation (IAF) has done its part over the years in helping students transition from the military into the realm of career education.

Career Colleges Help Bridge America’s Skilled Worker Gap According to Imagine America Fact Book

Washington, DC (March 12, 2013) – Employment in America is shifting away from goods-producing to service-based industries – a change that is anticipated to create nearly 18 million new jobs. Jobs requiring an Associate degree or vocational award are projected to increase by 35 percent from 2010 to 2020. Currently, career colleges serve more than 3.9 million students: many who are considered non-traditional students. For the United States to remain competitive in the global economy, career colleges must remain a valued part of higher education.

IAF/APSCU Announce Kool & the Gang to Play Annual Concert Fundraising Event Presented by Champion College Services, Inc.

Washington, DC (March 5, 2013) – The Imagine America Foundation (IAF) and APSCU are pleased to announce that Kool and the Gang will perform at the Annual IAF Concert during the 2013 APSCU Convention & Exposition in Orlando, Fla. Presented by Champion College Services, the event’s proceeds will help support the Imagine America Scholarship and Award Programs, financial aid resources and future research.