SANTA ANA, Calif., April 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Greenwood Hall Inc. (OTCQB:ELRN), a provider of technology-enabled student lifecycle management services that help colleges and universities improve student access, engagement and outcomes, today announced the company has signed a multi-year agreement with Greenville Technical College (GTC) to provide student success solutions for the Greenville, S.C.-based college. The company's platform and specialized counselors provide a resource for GTC students and their parents to address financial aid, admissions, registration and other enrollment service related inquiries.
"Greenwood Hall has the unique expertise, experience and technology to provide exceptional student service supporting GTC's mission of driving personal and economic growth through learning," said Dr. John Hall, Ed.D., Chairman and CEO of Greenwood Hall. "We look forward to providing GTC and its students with solutions to address the full student lifecycle, as we have done for GTC's sister schools, Florence-Darlington Technical College and Horry Georgetown Technical College."
Greenwood Hall focuses on exceptional support and "single-call" resolution, resulting in increased student satisfaction and retention, allowing GTC staff to focus on other mission-critical services. Additionally, the company will conduct targeted contact campaigns to support institution enrollment initiatives. Services for the implementation will be provided at Greenwood Hall's newly expanded facility in Bryan, Texas.
"We are committed to pursuing services, such as this one, that improve access and success for all of our students," said Dr. Keith Miller, president of Greenville Technical College.
About Greenwood Hall
Greenwood Hall is a provider of technology-enabled student lifecycle management services that help colleges and universities increase revenue and improve student engagement and outcomes. Since 2006, Greenwood Hall has developed customized turnkey solutions that combine strategy, people, proven processes and robust technology, to help schools effectively and efficiently improve student outcomes, as well as increase revenues and expand into new marketing channels, such as online learning. Greenwood Hall has served more than 40 education clients and over 70 degree programs.
About Greenville Technical College
Greenville Technical College is a four-campus system where nearly 30,000 students are annually preparing for the strongest careers of today and tomorrow. Established in 1962, the college's mission is to drive personal and economic growth through learning. With more than 100 curriculum program choices along with short-term training for career and personal development, Greenville Technical College gives employers a ready supply of skilled workers and provides students with an education that will help them succeed. First accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in 1968, the college's accreditation was recently reaffirmed for a ten-year period – the maximum time period possible. Regional accreditation allows students to transfer easily and gives employers assurance that job candidates from Greenville Tech have received a quality education.
Greenville Tech promotes a respectful campus culture that reflects appreciation for diversity and inclusion at all levels. For more information about the college and its programs, professors and partnerships, visit http://www.gvltec.edu.