Higher Education
Personalized learning lets students achieve more

Learning delivered in a personal way

More than 21,000,000 learners are enrolled in higher education courses. These students want a better education and new ways to learn and fulfill their potential.

Pearson provides a wide range of higher education products and services as well as workforce training. We’re partnering with educators and institutions to meet learner needs and deliver measurable results. Everything we do enables the learner to achieve more—from online and blended programs to personalized learning, career development, and STEM education.


What do you want your learners to achieve?

Like you, we’re entirely focused on learners and their goals. Learn about research we’re doing and how we’re working to provide evidence of our impact on learner outcomes.

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Topics in Higher Education

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Career Readiness & Employability

We help improve employability and help lifelong learners achieve their goals.

Higher Ed


College Readiness & Completion

We help learners successfully complete college and enter the workforce.

Higher Ed


Data, Analytics & Adaptive Learning

We help educators design a smarter, adaptive learning path for every student.

Higher Ed


Diversity & Access

We believe that greater diversity and access to education improves learning outcomes for all students.

Higher Ed


Online & Blended Learning

We help students reach their educational goals in ways that fit their lifestyles.

Higher Ed



We personalize learning to make science, technology, engineering & math come alive.

K12, Higher Ed


Transition to Digital

We help institutions transition to digital so that students get affordable access to required course materials on the first day of class.

Higher Ed

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    “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

    —Nelson Mandela