American Society of Civil Engineers Selects Scitent to Grow International Online Course Business

Scitent will help nation's oldest national engineering society distribute premium eLearning content with its PROPEL distribution technology and business services

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the nation's oldest national engineering society, has selected Scitent, Inc., a full-service eLearning company, to grow its eLearning business internationally. ASCE just launched a series of new, premium guided online courses (GOCs), which provide in-depth learning on leading-edge civil engineering topics led by subject matter experts.

ASCE has an existing learning management system (LMS) and association management system (AMS), but wanted to extend its distribution potential with Scitent's PROPEL™ Extended Enterprise Distribution technology and services. Utilizing PROPEL, ASCE will be able to drive its premium courses into new markets, develop new distribution channels, and accelerate sales through organizational purchases, affiliates and resellers around the globe.

"ASCE is blazing new trails by bringing interactive, engaging content to the civil engineering community in a format that deepens knowledge retention," said Deb McMahon, President and CEO at Scitent. "Using our PROPEL technology, engineering firms, associations and other channel partners can more easily order and distribute ASCE premium courses to learners."

In addition to distribution technology, Scitent will provide its eLearning business support services, including sales and marketing, eLearning customer support, project management and financial services and reporting.

"We look forward to utilizing Scitent's technology and expertise to help ASCE increase our course distribution and extend our reach internationally," said John Casazza, Managing Director, Continuing Education at ASCE. "We're excited to take our premium courses for the civil engineering community to new audiences across the globe, which helps advance key strategic initiatives."

About American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 150,000 civil engineers worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society. Through its strategic initiatives, ASCE works to raise awareness of the need to maintain and modernize the nation's infrastructure using sustainable and resilient practices, advocates for increasing and optimizing investment in infrastructure, and seeks to "Raise the Bar" on engineering knowledge and competency. For more information, visit

About Scitent
Based in Charlottesville, Va., Scitent helps nonprofits, associations, healthcare organizations and for-profit organizations foster and grow their eLearning business with market-leading distribution and LMS technology along with critical eLearning business support services such as sales and marketing, course design and development, call center, financial services & reporting and project management. Find out more at

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