About EMS Inc.

EMS is an independent firm of professional consultants specializing in post-secondary education management. Our staff has financial aid experience from working with universities, community colleges, historically black colleges and universities, seminaries, nursing schools, career and vocational colleges and various other institutions.

Starting A School

EMS provides direction, support and technical expertise to the school's operation for purposes of obtaining State Board Approval, National Accreditation and U.S. Department of Education approval to participate in the Federal Title IV Programs. State Board application and forms, Accreditation Self-Study documents, U.S. Department of Education application and forms.

 

Newly Approved Schools

We help through obtaining nationally recognized accreditation status, evaluation for accreditation, compliance in areas of programs and curriculum, facilities, student services, faculty, policies and procedures, institutional effectiveness and financial requirements. We assist in program planning, development and evaluation consistent with the institution's stated mission Assist school in preparing for the accreditation visit and responding to any accreditation concerns.

Eligibility & Operations

Post-secondary schools and colleges depend upon Educational Management Services, Inc. to keep them abreast of changes across the higher education landscape including U.S. Department of Education rule changes and current initiatives. Sign up for our newsletter and add us to your resource database of higher education professionals. Newsletters for non-EMS clients contain updates from: Nationally-recognized accrediting agencies; State board approving agencies; U.S. Department of Education; Other educational organizations.

Students

Early awareness is one of the keys that can open doors to a successful college career. Educational Management Services provides students with details that outline: steps to college: http://www.studentaid.ed.gov; navigating the financial-aid and scholarship application process; careers and occupations Ask your school representatives if your school is an 'EMS School'.

Events & News

EMS hosts live meetings and online-training events along with in-person gatherings for the financial-aid community. Sign-Up for our newsletter and we will keep you and your staff updated on whats to come.

Federal Student Aid

Do you need help from the department of education? Click the link to be taken directly to the Federal Financial Aid Website.

Establishing A New School?

Don't take on the world of financial aid by yourself

EMS provides direction, support, and technical expertise to the school's operation for purposes of obtaining State Board Approval, National Accreditation, and U.S. Department of Education approval to participate in the Federal Title IV Programs.

  • State Board application and forms,
  • Accreditation Self-Study documents
  • U.S. Department of Education application and forms

Evaluation and assistance with:

  • State Board Application for Certificate of Registration
  • Institutional Self Study (Accreditation)
  • Educational Objectives
  • Programs & Curricula
  • Facilities
  • Student Services
  • Admissions
  • Staff Training
  • Financial Requirements

Already State Board Approved?

Streamline your current process

For Purposes of obtaining nationally-recognition accreditation status

  1. Evaluate for accreditation - compliance in areas of programs and curriculum, facilities, student services, faculty, policies and procedures, institutional effectiveness and financial requirements.  Assist in program planning, development and evaluation consistent with the institution's stated mission
  2. Assist school in preparing for the accreditation visit and responding to any accreditation concerns

Review and/or Develop for Accreditation Purposes:

  • Attendance Policy
  • Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
  • Admission Policies and Procedures
  • Student Recruitment Practice
  • Catalog
  • Enrollment Agreement
  • Refund Policy and Procedures
  • All required forms, reports and publications
get started

Give us a call today and let us help you with all of your difficult financial aid issues.

Educational Management Services Inc.

1440 Rockside Plaza
Suite #316
Cleveland, Ohio 44134
Freephone: 800-749-8757
Telephone: 216-749-5900
FAX: 216-749-1701