Press Release

Oct 30, 2018

The Learning House Announces an Early Renewal and Contract Extension with Alvernia University


The Learning House, Inc. (Learning House), a leading academic program manager that helps partners thrive in a competitive higher education market announced today they have signed an early renewal with Alvernia University (Alvernia), with three years remaining on their initial contract. During the next eight years, Learning House will build on the success of their existing partnership, delivering meaningful services and tech-enabled education solutions to Alvernia’s faculty, staff and students.

The timing of the extended agreement aligns with the ongoing growth of the university and demonstrates Learning House’s ability to improve and scale the quality of online education. Additionally, Learning House helps to support the robust collection of programs offered by Alvernia which provides their undergraduate and graduate students with transformative educational offerings and formats that advance their careers.

“Alvernia has grown from a local institution to a nationally recognized regional university,” said Todd Zipper, President and CEO of Learning House. “We are proud to be part of the university’s historic rise, and excited to continue to work with Alvernia in order to expand enrollment digitally and help students reach their full potential.”

“This collaboration has allowed us to serve more students than ever before, through affordable and accessible online programs that align with our institution’s emphasis on ethical leadership, real-world learning and community service,” said Daria LaTorre, Dean, School of Graduate and Adult Education of Alvernia University.

For more information on Alvernia’s online programs, visit:

About The Learning House, Inc.
The Learning House, Inc. helps people improve their lives through education. As an academic program manager, Learning House offers technology-enabled education solutions designed to meet the needs of a dynamic global market. Solutions include Online Program Management (OPM), Enterprise Learning Solutions, The Software Guild, Learning House International and Advancement Courses. With a focus on data-driven decision-making, Learning House is on the leading edge of higher education. Learning House provides expertise in research and analytics, marketing, enrollment, retention and instructional design. Through its broad portfolio, Learning House delivers more students, more graduates and better outcomes. For more information, visit or follow @LearningHouse on Twitter or LinkedIn.

About Alvernia University
ALVERNIA is a thriving comprehensive university that empowers students to become ethical leaders with moral courage, while providing an intellectually challenging environment with real-world learning experiences to turn what they love into lifetimes of career success and personal fulfillment, and to make the world a better place. Situated on a scenic 121-acre suburban campus in historic Berks County, Pa., the university of more than 3,000 students is conveniently located near Philadelphia (60 miles) and within an easy drive of New York, Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Media Contacts:
Alyssa Miller

Related Content

Research Report
Explore the complexities of online college students. "Online College Students 2019: Comprehensive Data on Demands and Preferences" provides findings from a survey of 1,500 online students.
View Research Report
Explore valuable findings and recommendations from the authors of the 2019 Online College Students report and gain new insights into the complexities of this evolving demographic.
View Webinar
Gain insights for preparing faculty to deliver quality online courses in our free webinar, presented with the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU).
View Webinar