Institutions need to better synthesize training, workforce and employer data — from encouraging career discovery, promoting program awareness, matching interests to opportunities, assessing prior learning, aligning programs with market needs, and more.

fivestar* helps you effectively support the adult learner on their career pathway. We develop robust, customized technology solutions to support higher education and workforce development initiatives. These solutions help integrate and manage career pathway data and processes — providing actionable insight — resulting in a better informed student and improved education and employment outcomes.

Credit for Prior Learning Solutions

Whether it’s a university, community college, technical, vocational, business or trade school, awarding credit for proven life experience helps widen access to higher education and accelerates college, degree and/or certificate completion. With fivestar* technology supporting your prior learning program, you can streamline the process of assessing prior learning, coordinate portfolio coaching, and support staff and students.

Prior Learning Assessment Platform
Prior Learning Assessment Platform

A centralized platform drives PLA awareness, manages assessments, and tracks participants from discovery through enrollment.

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Credit for Prior Learning Platform
Credit for Prior Learning Platform

A centralized, online portal promotes programs and helps college staff better serve students who are seeking credit for life experiences.

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fivestar* offers a technology pilot program so you can select and assess if this technology solution supports your institution’s approach to assessing, evaluating, and awarding credit. Learn more

College-to-Career Solutions

fivestar* creates innovative technology that connects workforce partnerships, higher education and the community — supporting students, adult workers, government, educational institutions, economic development agencies and more. Our robust solutions connect workers, industry leaders and education providers, match and track qualified workers to industry demand, and accelerate access to actionable workforce data — creating stronger partnerships and improving employment and earnings outcomes.

Student Pathways Application
Student Pathways Application

A customized online experience culminates with a detailed action plan tailored to personal career and academic objectives.

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ShaleNET
ShaleNET

Website and case management system supports a multi-state program, standardizing curricula and mapping clear career pathways.

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Industry Needs You!
Industry Needs You!

Industry-focused website generates awareness around an intensifying regional growth of the manufacturing industry.

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Quick Train for Jobs
Quick Train for Jobs

Comprehensive employment connector helps job seekers find open, short-term and affordable training based on current regional needs.

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As you explore solutions, keep in mind that fivestar* develops custom technology to meet your exact requirements — features can be altered, adjusted, added or removed based on your needs.

Contact us today and turn your ideas and concepts into a reality!