(Tempe AZ – May 10, 2016) Sessions College was honored to receive a USDLA (United States Distance Learning Association) Silver award for Best Practices in Distance Learning Programming. The awards were announced at the 2016 USDLA National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.
School President Gordon Drummond attended the ceremony to receive the Best Practices award for the Sessions College Associate of Occupational Studies in Graphic Design program. This is the fourth USDLA award for excellence and the second specifically for the Sessions College graphic design programs.
The Associate Degree in Graphic Design is a 2-year program that provides a thorough creative and technical training in graphic design techniques and software, giving students the skills, experiences, and portfolio of work to succeed as creative professionals.
The annual USDLA awards recognize achievement in distance learning by identifying programs that are exemplary – offering outstanding interactivity, online design, technology, and assessment…
About Sessions College
Sessions College offers accredited visual arts degree and certificate programs as well as individual courses. Its mission is to prepare art and design professionals for successful careers by providing the highest quality of online design education. Students gain a thorough training in the technical, creative, and critical-thinking skills that are required for a fast-changing industry.
About United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA)
The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit association formed in 1987 and is located in Boston, Massachusetts. The associationreaches 20,000 people globally with sponsors and members operating in and influencing 46% of the $913 billion dollar U.S. education and training market. USDLA promotes the development and application of distance learning for education and training and serves the needs of the distance learning community by providing advocacy, information, networking and opportunity. Distance learning and training constituencies served include pre-k-12 education, higher and continuing education, home schooling as well as business, corporate, military, government and telehealth markets. The USDLA trademarked logo is the recognized worldwide symbol of dedicated professionals committed to the distance learning industry. http://www.usdla.org