Mount Laurel-based NFL Alumni is partnering with Peirce College in Philadelphia to provide career-focused, undergraduate degree completion and graduate programs for retired NFL players, coaches, cheerleaders and their spouses.
Members and employees of NFL Alumni now have expanded access to affordable, flexible degree programs and certificates designed for working adults and personalized degree completion pathways that maximize transfer credits, professional and military training, and other college-level knowledge acquired outside of the classroom.
NFL Alumni members and employees also gain exclusive access to Peirce College’s career advancement training and returning to learning resources to help members grow their careers.
“We are thrilled to partner with Peirce College,” NFL Alumni Chief Executive Officer Beasley Reece said in a statement. “This partnership is a great opportunity for former players to complete or advance their education and improve their career opportunities.”
NFL Alumni is a nonprofit organization founded in 1967 to serve, assist and inform former players and their families. NFL Alumni offers medical, financial and social programs to members, as well as community initiatives under its “Caring for Kids” programs.
Peirce College is Philadelphia’s leading senior private, nonprofit college for adults and a pioneer in online education and leveraging technology in higher education.