Jones International University Featured in "World's Greatest!" Television Show

DENVER, Colo., (April 20, 2010) — Jones International University® (JIU®), the first fully online accredited university,* announced today that it will be featured in Crown Point Productions’ Worlds’ Greatest! Series episode 131 airing April 26, 27 and 28 on the ION network.  Check local listings for air times.  


World’s Greatest! is a  thirty-minute television show dedicated to highlighting the world’s greatest companies, products, places and people.  Crown Point Productions sent a crew to film on location at Jones International University’s corporate offices in Centennial, Colorado.  The crew was able to capture interviews with the university’s vice chancellors, as well as gather supporting footage of other aspects of the university’s education platform for the upcoming show.  


Gordon Freeman, executive producer of the show, comments that, “Jones International University is a pioneer in the world of online education.  It portrays the exact qualities that we look for in a company that we would choose to feature on World’s Greatest!  JIU is forward-thinking in all that it does.  The university’s leaders constantly seek new ways to make continuing education a reality for individuals all over the world.” 


Dr. Terry Rawls, vice chancellor of academics at Jones International University adds, “We are looking forward to being featured in this upcoming series.  JIU brings a unique advantage and perspective to traditional education, and we are excited to showcase the suite of opportunities that lie within the JIU online learning experience.” 


To learn more about Jones International University please visit www.jiu.edu


*Jones International University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. The HLC may be contacted at 800.621.7440 or www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org


About Jones International University®, Ltd. (JIU®)


As the pioneer in online education, Jones International University, offers an unparalleled online educational experience that provides essential tools and strategies for career starters, career changers, and career advancers around the globe. It offers an array of online undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees and professional certificate programs in the fields of business administration, education, and business communication and employs some of the greatest minds from many of the world’s leading universities. JIU was the first entirely virtual university in the U.S. to be granted regional accreditation and continues to make its mark as the Gold Standard Online University®


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