Becker Professional Education Launches Becker Edge, a New Online Community For Current and Prospective Students

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., (May 13, 2014) – Becker Professional Education, a global leader in professional education and a part of DeVry Education Group, today announced the launch of a new online community, Becker Edge™. Becker Edge serves as a comprehensive hub of resources and content for CPA Exam candidates, current Becker students and accounting professionals. Users can easily interact and engage with one another by posting questions, participating in discussions and forming study groups.

“Our vision for Becker Edge is to create a vibrant, active and engaging professional education community that empowers its members to advance their careers,” said Tim McClinton, vice president, U.S. Accounting for Becker Professional Education. “We took a thoughtful, comprehensive approach to forming this community and we are confident that members will find great value in the connections they form and the resources made available.”

Becker Edge offers a range of tools to help students navigate the CPA Exam, including blogs and tips from Becker experts and instructors. The community also offers a section for current students to blog their experiences as they embark on the journey to become a CPA. Students who join Becker Edge will benefit from:

  • Opportunities to connect with and learn from Becker professionals
  • Ongoing engagement and support from other CPA candidates
  • Career and networking opportunities
  • The ability to join or create virtual study groups and discussions

Students and professionals can access Becker Edge at becker.com/edge.

About Becker Professional Education

Becker Professional Education, a part of Adtalem Global Education, is a global leader in professional education serving the accounting and healthcare professions. One million professionals have prepared to advance their careers through our CPA Exam Review, CMA Exam Review, USMLE® Review and Continuing Professional Education courses. Throughout our 60 year history, Becker has earned a strong track record of student success through world-class teaching, curriculum and learning tools that enable our students to develop the knowledge and performance skills necessary to stay ahead in an ever-changing business world.

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