SANTA ANA, Calif., April 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Greenwood Hall Inc. (OTCQB:ELRN), a provider of technology-enabled student lifecycle management solutions that help colleges and universities increase revenue and improve student engagement and outcomes, today announced the company has signed a multi-year agreement with Spartanburg Community College (SCC) to provide student success solutions for the Spartanburg, S.C.-based college. The company's platform and specialized counselors provide a resource for SCC students and their parents to address financial aid, admissions, registration and other enrollment service related inquiries. Services for the implementation will be provided at Greenwood Hall's newly expanded facility in Bryan, Texas.
"We focus on exceptional support and 'single-call' resolution, resulting in increased student satisfaction and retention," said John Hall, Ed.D., CEO of Greenwood Hall. "Our solutions will allow SCC staff to focus on other mission-critical services. Additionally, Greenwood Hall will conduct targeted contact campaigns to support institution enrollment initiatives. We look forward to providing SCC and its students with solutions to address the full student lifecycle, as we have done for other community colleges, including Florence-Darlington Technical College, Horry Georgetown Technical College, and Seminole State College of Florida."
"Spartanburg Community College's partnership with Greenwood Hall will be a wonderful opportunity for us to better serve our students — new, current and prospective — as they interact with our dedicated staff and faculty during the enrollment process," explains Henry C. Giles, Jr., president of Spartanburg Community College. "Working with the Greenwood Hall professionals who have proven successes in Student Lifecycle Management should allow us to spend more quality, one-on-one time with students as they address admissions, financial aid, billing and other important enrollment-related topics pertaining to their college and career goals."
About Greenwood Hall
Greenwood Hall is a provider of technology-enabled student lifecycle management solutions 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 Spartanburg Community College
Named one of the fastest-growing colleges in the nation according to Community College Week, SCC offers more than 100 academic program offerings including associate degrees, diplomas and certificates, plus University Transfer opportunities to four-year colleges and universities. SCC provides flexible class scheduling including day, evening, weekend classes with multiple start dates and more than 100 online classes through SCCOnline. Offering the lowest tuition in the region, convenient locations, and regional/national accreditations, SCC offers educational opportunities leading to high-growth, high-demand jobs. The SCC Corporate & Community Education Division provides job and career enhancement, workforce development and personal enrichment courses and training programs. For more information, visit www.sccsc.edu.
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