Education Management Corporation is a provider of private post-secondary education in North America. The Company's educational institutions offer students the opportunity to earn undergraduate, 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 various academic courses for active duty service members, reservists, veterans, military spouses and families, among others. The Company's programs enable active military personnel to remain enrolled online while serving overseas. The Company provides post-secondary education, with a total of approximately 110 locations in over 30 states of the United States and Canada. The Company's schools include Argosy University, The Art Institutes system of schools, the Brown Mackie College system of schools and South University.