Founded in 1996, eCollege is a publicly traded e-learning company that focuses on the higher education market. The company supports online degree, certificate and professional development programs for customers throughout the United States. Its solutions help institutions meet their academic, enrollment and financial goals for online programs, while supporting the individual needs of administrators, faculty, students and staff members. eCollege delivers more than 650 online programs. It is one of the leading companies in the world that provides e-learning services to students worldwide with multi-language course delivery in the world. The company's enrollment division, Datamark, helps institutions build new enrollments and increase student retention. It is a part of Pearson.