First Data Resources is an industry leader in credit card processing. The company has a long history of expertise in mainframe computing technology. As the industry has evolved, the company found a need for more web-centric, distributed computing models and it wanted its developers to have the opportunity to develop their skills in this area.
Bellevue University responded to the need by developing academically credible courses that blend appropriately into degree programs for employees. These customized, accelerated bachelor's degree programs addressed the specific technology needs outlined by the company and satisfied employees' education and career goals.
ACI Worldwide began as a custom software development firm in 1975. Today the company is a global provider of electronic payment solutions for the world's top financial institutions, retailers, and payment processors.
ACI values employees who have solution-based analysis and design capabilities combined with exceptional customer service skills to support the company's project priorities. For that reason, ACI chose Bellevue University as a partner for its corporate university — ACIU. Bellevue University developed customized degree programs and Certificate of Completion programs to the company's 2,000+ employees, with the goal of staying on the cutting-edge of technology.