|[January 10, 2013]
Kaplan University's School of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) Relaunches Stalla Content as Mobile CFA® Exam Prep App for iPad, Android Tablets and More
LA CROSSE, Wis. --(Business Wire)--
As the global leader in Chartered
Financial Analyst (CFA®) review, the Schweser division of
Kaplan University's School of Professional and Continuing Education
(PACE) has relaunched its Stalla content as a comprehensive exam prep
app designed specifically for iPad and Android tablets, with a companion
app for iPhone (News - Alert), iPod touch, and Android phones.
Stalla offers a comprehensive exam prep app designed specifically for iPad and Android (News - Alert) tablets, with a companion app for iPhone, iPod touch, and Android phones. (Photo: Business Wire)
With Stalla, candidates can access study sessions and reading materials,
test themselves, and assess their progress through the following three
areas of the app:
Prepare-Stalla offers a complete study solution covering the
entire CFA curriculum for all three levels of the program.
Practice-Students apply and reinforce the knowledge gained in
studying through customized question sets and interactive flashcards.
Perform-Students accurately assess comprehension of the CFA
curriculum through multiple assessment exams and integrated
While the new app provides features that enhance learning, Stalla's
gaming elements make studying enjoyable and competitive. The social
media-inspired platform gives students access to a global network of
actively engaged CA (News - Alert) candidates and charterholders, allowing candidates
to compare where they rank among their peers and compete for the top
spot in their city, state, nation, and the world. In addition, with
cross-device syncing, candidates can study when and where they want, and
resume sessions where they've previously left off.
"By integrating gaming and social technology with mobile interfaces, we
consider the new Stalla CFA app to be truly disruptive innovation in the
test prep industry," said Dr. Andrew Temte, CFA, president of the Kaplan
University School of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE).
"We've always been student-driven, and the new app equips students with
a personalized resource that places them at the center of the learning
For more than two decades, PACE's Schweser division has helped tens of
thousands of candidates pass the CFA exams and earn the financial
industry's coveted designation. In late 2011, Kaplan Schweser purchased
the assets of Stalla Seminars, a leading competitor in CFA exam
Stalla's new mobile study solution is available exclusively through the
Apple (News - Alert) App Store (for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch) and Google Play (for
Android phones and tablets). For more information, visit www.stalla.com.
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are
trademarks of CFA Institute, all rights reserved. CFA Institute does not
endorse, promote, or warrant the accuracy or quality of the products or
services offered by Stalla.
Stalla Seminars began business in 1972 under the direction of Robert
Stalla with the sole objective of helping candidates pass the CFA exams
and become Chartered Financial Analysts. Stalla is an operating unit of
the Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education.
For more information, visit www.stalla.com.
Kaplan University's School
of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE), is a leading
provider of professional education for hundreds of thousands of business
professionals around the world. Kaplan University is a division of
Kaplan, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Washington Post Company (News - Alert).
PACE helps professionals obtain in-demand certifications, licensing and
designations that enable them to advance and succeed in their careers.
Through live and online instruction, PACE provides test preparation,
licensing, continuing education, and professional development programs
to businesses and individuals in the accounting, insurance, securities,
real estate, financial planning, information technology, architecture,
and engineering industries. For more information about PACE, visit http://kaplanprofessional.com,
Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/multimedia/home/20130110005992/en/
[ Back To gadgets.tmcnet.com's Homepage ]