Education Management Corporation provides post-secondary education in North America. The Company offers academic programs to students through campus-based and online instruction, or through a combination of both. Its educational institutions offer students the opportunity to earn undergraduate and graduate degrees, and certain specialized non-degree diplomas in a range of disciplines, including business, culinary, design, education, fashion, health sciences, information technology, legal, media arts, and psychology and behavioral sciences. The Company provides education through various education systems, including Argosy University, The Art Institutes, Brown Mackie Colleges and South University. The Company operates in approximately 110 locations in over 30 states of the United States and Canada.