General Questions

Arena is an online school that empowers students to live their best life possible. Our one-year FocusDegree© program equips students with the in-demand skills for the new economy. As a student you will learn everything you need to know to launch or change your career. There are weekly live classes, facilitated by experienced career coaches, to ensure unbeatable odds that you get to the finish line. At Arena you will not only learn the technical skills to advance your career, but you will also gain the social intelligence to thrive in all areas of your life.

We make higher education, affordable, accessible and achievable for everyone.  Our mission is to unlock human potential and enable careers that create a better life.

Not at this time, however we are actively working with employers to provide a direct path to employment.

You are already on campus! Arena Education is an online school. Our corporate office is located in Venice, CA 90291, USA.

Currently, we are only able to service English Speaking students. In 2018, Arena Education will be available for Spanish speakers.  If you are interested in helping us expand internationally – contact us at We’d love to hear your ideas.

Arena Education is owned by Arena Education Inc. The school has three board members: Nicolette Rankin, a social entrepreneur on a mission to fight inequality in higher education, Chad Troutwine, the CEO of Veritas Prep, the largest test prep company in the world and David Feinberg, the school’s CFO. Together, we are dedicated to making higher education affordable, accessible and achievable for anyone that wants it.