Senior Vice President – Operations, Executive Vice Chancellor, Argosy University, and President, EDMC Online Higher Education
John R. Kline was appointed as President of EDMC Online Higher Education in July 2009 after joining
us in April 2009 as Senior Vice President of Student Acquisition and Retention. In July 2011, Mr. Kline
was also appointed as Senior Vice President of Operations. In January 2012, Mr. Kline was also named
Executive Vice Chancellor of Argosy University with responsibility for integrating the Argosy University
campuses and fully online programs into a single unit and for operations of Argosy University.
Mr. Kline previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of Nelnet Enrollment Solutions,
a division of Nelnet, Inc., a publicly traded provider of loans and services to post-secondary students,
from October 2007 to April 2009. Mr. Kline also served in a number of positions for Apollo Group, Inc.,
a for-profit, publicly traded provider of post-secondary education, from 1996 to 2007, including Chief
Administrative Officer from February 2006 to October 2007 and Senior Vice President of Operations and
Finance for the Apollo Group’s University of Phoenix Online from August 2002 to February 2006.
Mr. Kline holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the Arizona State University.