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Headquarters Iowa City, IA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1959
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Education
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

At ACT—a nonprofit organization—we are driven by our mission, our vision, and our values. Our mission is to help people achieve education and workplace success. Our vision is to impact lifelong success for individuals, as they define it. We value learning, diversity, excellence, sustainability, leadership, and empowerment. We understand the urgency of education and workplace... More

Mission: Helping people achieve education and workplace success.

ACT – Why Work For Us?

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The great people at ACT bring our mission to life. Our unique backgrounds, dedication to our mission and quirky personalities spark an eclectic mix of amazingly great people.

The work we do at ACT ultimately results in helping people achieve education and workplace success.

Behind every accomplishment, every goal reached, and every deadline met are dedicated ACT team members. There is no mission, strategy, or life improved without our passion for helping people achieve education and workplace success.

Learn more about what it's like to work at ACT.

Working at ACT

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Employees say it's “OK”   61 ratings


49% Approve of the CEO   33 ratings

ACT CEO Jon Whitmore

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Pros: Great culture, great employees and great management. This was the first job that I had after graduating from college and it really set me up for a great first work experience. Management really looked after their staff and always tried to find… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Harlingen, TX Aug 2011 Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Interview Details – 1 day process, not too long or drawn out. Very pleasant process. Not very difficult question. Pretty easy to pass interview. Not alot of hard to answer questions. Not bad at allFull Interview

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