Ashford University enters into Alliance Agreement with Science Applications International Corporations

Ashford University has entered an alliance agreement with Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).

Through the agreement, SAIC’s 45,000 plus employees will be eligible to receive cost savings through fee waivers and a prior learning credit evaluation toward an Ashford University degree program.

“SAIC is a Fortune 500 company with a 40 year history of providing its domestic and international clients with innovative applications of technology and expertise,” said Dr. Jane McAuliffe, president and chief executive officer of Ashford University. “We are pleased that we can offer SAIC’s employees the opportunity to further augment their skill sets through an education with Ashford University.”

McAuliffe added that the many quality degree programs offered by Ashford are ideal for working adults who wish to further their education in a convenient way.

For more information on this agreement, please visit or call 888.214.9875.

About Ashford University

Founded in 1918, Ashford University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (  The University offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs online and at its Clinton, Iowa, campus.  The University is known for its high quality yet highly affordable online and on-campus programs.  For more information, please visit or call Shari Rodriguez, director of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.