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Press Release: Ed Map Renews Partnership With Bridgepoint Education


Nelsonville, OH, July 26, 2017 – Ed Map announces that it has renewed its partnership with Bridgepoint Education, Inc. a publicly held, provider of postsecondary education services based in San Diego, California which owns Ashford University. Partnered since 2009, Ashford University and Ed Map have focused on providing the most effective solutions to providing students resources in order to support Ashford University’s mission and prepare students for success.

“Ashford University is committed to student success and innovation, and it’s a privilege for us to continue our work with them.” says Ed Map President and COO Kerry S. Pigman. “Our goal…


The Days of High-Priced Course Materials Are Over

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The evidence is building, and it’s becoming harder to ignore — an ever-increasing number of institutions are making the switch to Ed Map’s ALL IN MODEL™ (AIM) and making course materials affordable.

Take two minutes to watch the video below to learn how to move beyond the traditional college bookstore. From holding publishers to the best absolute possible price, accessing a multiverse of course materials on or before the first day of class, to supporting your institution’s mission!



We all know the campus bookstore and being shocked at the top sticker price of course materials. The prices…


Hodges University Spotlight: Making the Switch to Digital Content Encourages Student Success From the Start

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With skyrocketing course material prices and significant administrative costs associated with its textbook vendor, Hodges University knew it needed to make a change.

Noah Lamb, Director of Student Account Services & Auxiliary Operations at Hodges University, partnered with Ed Map to navigate the migration to digital content and align to what’s relevant to their university’s students — affordable and engaging course materials.

Affordable course content was a goal for Hodges. Noah knew that cost-conscious students were faced with a choice. Buy an overpriced book or forego purchasing the course material altogether and spend their limited dollars elsewhere. That left little…


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