Partnership Benefits

Partnership Overview

Gateway Education facilitates accelerated completion of general education and general elective courses, providing a student-focused, 100% online learning environment. These affordably priced courses assist in meeting admission requirements and offer a seamless transfer process into a bachelor’s completion program at American College of Education.

  • Transfer-Friendly – As one of the nation’s most transfer-friendly institutions, we are committed to helping students keep their hard-earned credits when transferring to ACE
  • ACE Commitment – Our Enrollment Counselors are knowledgeable and eager to assist students from our partnering organizations, regardless of the program you’re looking for
  • Transparent Affordability – ACE is a leader in the industry when it comes to affordable degree programs – among the lowest tuition nationwide
Sample of Gateway General Ed. Offerings1
Social Sciences and History American Government, American Literature, Developmental Psychology, Health and Human Development
Humanities English Composition, Ethics, Intro to Humanities, Intro to World Religions
Natural Science and Mathematics Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, College Algebra, Business Statistics
Other Fundamentals of Public Speaking, Technical Writing, Nutrition, Intro to Philosophy

1Complete course list at:

What you can expect.


Study on your schedule. Our online format allows you to plan your coursework around your life.

Accelerated Completion

This program is especially designed as a degree completion program for individuals who want to earn a bachelor’s degree in an accelerated manner. The transfer-friendly degree is earned by coupling the credits you have previously earned with the required courses in this program and can be completed in as little as 18 months.

Focused Coursework

All courses center around developing effective leadership and management skills, broadly applicable to a range of businesses and roles. You will take courses with other students who share your passion for bringing leadership and management skills to their jobs and career tracks.

Well-Rounded Approach

This program examines the diverse areas that impact management and leadership including finance, marketing, advocacy, legal and ethical issues, human resources, information management, and diverse populations. As a result, graduates of this program are well-versed and prepared for a variety of leadership positions.

Why Transfer to ACE?

Online Programs

American College of Education is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. The College’s accreditation includes approval to offer degree programs, in education, healthcare, nursing and business and leadership through distance education via the Internet.


Most if not all successfully completed eligible credits from regionally accredited colleges transfer to ACE.


Our high-quality programs are created with your budget in mind. Get the top-tier instruction you deserve without the financial worry you’d expect.

Partnership Grants*

ACE partners with hundreds of organizations, school districts and community colleges
and offers a partnership grant to the populations they serve.

Program of Interest RN to MSN Doctoral Master Bachelor’s Certificate/
Per Credit Hour
$355 $306 $235 $215 $235
Grant $1,000 $1,000 $500 $500 $250

*Partnership Grant does not apply to the RN to BSN program

Transfer Information

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Knowledgeable team members ready to help.

Our enrollment counselors are ready to answer your questions and help you begin the transfer process right away. Choose which way works best for you:

  • Click on the link below and complete the form to request information
  • Contact an enrollment counselor via Live Chat (see button on bottom right)
  • Call 800-280-0307, Option 2 to speak to an enrollment counselor about enrolling at ACE

Transcript Evaluation

Request a Free Evaluation of Your Credits

ACE provides free transcript evaluations to members of our community college partner

  • Complete the Transcript Review Request below
  • Connect with an Enrollment Counselor
  • Send your transcripts to ACE for review
  • Sit back and let ACE provide you a personal roadmap for degree completion

If you have specific questions please call 844-276-9476

Or submit your request at:

Empowered by our students.

Students are at the core of all the decisions we make at ACE. Learn more about what our students are saying about ACE.

Tera White

Tera White

M.Ed. in STEM Education

“I can complete my master’s degree 100% online with no need to visit the campus. As a wife, mother of two, teacher, and student, this works for me. The courses are ready when I’m ready! All I need is the internet and a smart device.”

Shalom Klein

Shalom Klein

Ed.D. in Leadership

“As an officer in the US Army, I was working on my doctorate while juggling responsibilities, training and preparing for a one-year deployment. ACE’s faculty and administration supported and accommodated my every step of the journey.”

Olivia Hallac

Olivia Hallac

M.Ed. in STEM Education

“I enjoyed my experience at ACE. Small class sizes, supportive Professors and the ease of the online community made the experience a nice one. Classes were affordable and I liked the easy going process of registration throughout my time. I’m happy that I chose American College of Education.”

Jospeh Doyle

Jospeh Doyle

M.Ed. in Teaching English Learners

“My favorite thing about ACE is the affordability, knowledge gained, and opportunity to implement what I learned throughout my time as an ACE student and now, as an alumni.”

Awards and Recognition for ACE and Our Programs

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