Ember Education, a shared services division of San Joaquin Valley College, Inc., actively owns and operates 15 college campuses throughout California, along with an Online division.
Its primary function is to offer administrative support and shared business services to the institutions under the ownership and operation of San Joaquin Valley College, Inc.
About Ember Education
It came into existence in 2022 when San Joaquin Valley College, Inc. planned to acquire Carrington College. The acquisition reached its completion in January 2023.
Adtalem Global Education acquired Carrington College in 2011 after its founding in 1967.
Subsequently, in 2018, San Joaquin Valley College, Inc. acquired Carrington College from Adtalem Global Education.
The Perry family established Ember Education with the aim of providing administrative support and shared business services to both San Joaquin Valley College and Carrington College.
Headquartered in Fresno, California, Ember Education operates from there.
|Dr. Mark Sanchez
Services provided by Ember to its member institutions
Ember, a rapidly expanding company, prioritizes offering top-notch education and training to students in California.
The company remains steadfast in its commitment to delivering high-quality educational experiences.
- Human resources
- Financial aid
- Marketing and admissions
- Facilities management
- Academic affairs
Background of San Joaquin Valley College, Inc.
San Joaquin Valley College, Inc. (SJVC) operates 15 campuses across California. Mark and Mike Perry established SJVC in 1977 as a private, nonprofit college system.
The college provides a range of educational opportunities, including associate degrees, certificate programs, and career training programs.
These programs cover various fields such as business, healthcare, technology, and law enforcement.
ACCJC/WASC accredits SJVC, ensuring its adherence to quality standards set by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Programs offered by Ember Education member institutions
- Associate of Arts degrees
- Associate of Science degrees
- Certificate programs
- Career training programs
Ember Education has a mission: to offer high-quality and affordable education and training to students in California.
Ember focusses on enabling students to accomplish their educational and career objectives.
They are dedicated to providing the necessary resources and support to help students succeed in their pursuits.
They also aim is to make education accessible and attainable for all, empowering individuals to reach their full potential.
Ember believes in the transformative power of education and strive to make a positive impact on the lives of students.
- Excellence: Ember Education is committed to providing high-quality education and training.
- Access: The company is committed to making education and training accessible to all students.
- Affordability: Ember Education is committed to providing affordable education and training.
- Student Success: It is committed to helping students achieve their educational and career goals.