When it comes to distance learning, Embanet-Compass Knowledge Group points colleges and universities in the right direction. The company partners with academic institutions that want to establish online and distance education programs, particularly in the health care and criminal justice fields. In addition to converting traditional curricula into interactive courses, it also develops marketing and recruitment plans for the programs. Embanet-Compass' clients include the University of Florida, University of Cincinnati, and Boston University. In 2010 Compass Knowledge Group merged with online degree provider Embanet and became Embanet-Compass Knowledge Group.