Personalized Pathways™​

API is helping colleges and universities address one of the most important challenges facing higher education: to expand integrative approaches to learning so that students can explore their interests and blend various types learning across courses and experiences, over time, and between campuses, career, and community. Through the use of API’s Personalized Pathways™ technology – expansive libraries of quality global, career programming, skill mapping, and career credentials – we offer customizable integrated experiential learning options to every student.

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Personalized Pathways™

Build, discover, integrate, implement, track, and analyze all student experiences both on and off campus.


Virtual Hub

Create a virtual hub that integrates all experiential learning on and off campus
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Discover, build, approve and manage all experiential learning options in pathways.



Track and support student progress along their pathways. 
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Manage Cost

Manage the cost of pathways.
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Job Opportunities

Reveal relevant job opportunities corresponding to pathways.
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Map Skills

Map skills to all experiences in pathways.
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Employer Relations

Strengthen employer relations and the talent pipeline.
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Learner Records

Generate customizable Pathway Learner Records for every student.


Data Insights

Explore continuous, interactive data insights 

Help Students Become the Pilots of Their Own Journeys!

Construct Personalized Pathways™ from your school’s own programs and API’s expansive experiential libraries of quality events, study abroad and career programming, skills mapping, career credentials, learning laboratories, critical reflection modules and more. APIConnect technology then recommends Personalized Pathways to students, connecting experiences that match their very own personal, academic, and career goals.

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What Students Get from Personalized Pathways


Fully Integrated Learning Experiences

Students discover how all of their experiences, both on and off campus, relate directly to their learning and career goals.


Personal Branding

Students use Critical Reflection Modules, Evaluations, and the Personalized Pathways Learner Record to fashion and tell their entire story and build their personal brand.


Freedom to Customize

Students choose what works for them from thousands of programming options across the globe.

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Greater Sense of Belonging

Participating in multiple, connected experiences helps students feel more welcomed and valued by their institution and peers.

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Skill Acquisition

Students always know what industry-relevant skills they are acquiring on their Personalized Pathways and what credentials they can earn to validate those skills.


Increased Achievement

Participating in multiple, connect experiences helps students to persist and excel in their academics and improve their career opportunities.


What Colleges &Universities Get from Personalized Pathways

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Enjoy a one-stop shop for experiential learning.


Gain a comprehensive view of university engagement.

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Obtain a view into every stage of the student life cycle.

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Explore, build and track all experiences.

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Manage and monitor all communications, documents, partnerships, and processes. 

Check Out These Incredible, Real-Life Results!

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Large Midwestern Public University

A large midwestern public university has seen record enrollments in 2022 due to the creation of interlocking campus priorities in the areas of recruitment, student success, affordability, international and domestic engagement, career readiness and more.

Milestone: Academic Advisor + Career Strategist + Experiential Designer guide students through semester

  • Advising meeting
  • Academic event
  • Industry exploration
  • Professional materials created
  • Career engagement event
  • Alumni meet-up


  • 21% enrollment increase in 2022
  • 90% opt-in to the Guarantee program
  • 4-year fixed tuition and fees
  • Guaranteed graduation in 4 years
  • Experiential Designer for every student


2023 spring study abroad fairs

Large Public Institution in the Southeast

In this university’s College of Engineering, Computer and Applied Sciences, career pathways are an integrated experiential learning journey where students gain global skills through transformative activities.

Milestones: Academic Advisor + Engagement Advisor + Study Abroad Advisor – help students identify strengths, goals, and to create their personalized career pathway.

  • Advising meetings
  • Professional development event
  • Alumni event
  • Student organization
  • Leadership role
  • Skills survey

Outcomes are still forthcoming, but the initial response by students is overwhelmingly positive!



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