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 Brown Mackie Colleges. The Company operates in approximately 102 locations in over 31 states of the United States.