About CORE Higher Education Group

Education Technology. Intelligent Solutions.

CORE Higher Education Group is an education technology company providing software applications that help colleges better prepare students for externships and the workplace. Founded in 2006, CORE’s technology applications have grown to accommodate the experiential education, student competency assessment, workforce readiness, and digital portfolio needs of more than 250 programs at over 150 colleges and universities throughout North America.


CORE was founded in 2006 to address challenges in the experiential education space.


CORE offers 4 software applications that support externship management, competency assessment, workforce readiness, and ePortfolios.


Our dedicated support team maintains a client retention rate of 98%.


CORE supports over 250 programs at over 150 institutions across North America.


CORE supports more than 800,000 users across all four applications.


CORE clients span more than 20 discipline types including nursing, pharmacy, law, med schools, OT, education, PA, NP, and more.


Real Life Perspective

Our CEO, Greg Cianfarani RPh, started out as a practitioner who later founded CORE after experiencing first hand the problems being faced daily in the experiential education space.

First-Class Client Support

CORE offers a dedicated one-on-one client support model. We strive to be more than a software vendor, but rather a pivotal member in each school’s departmental functions and conversations.

Feedback Shapes our Service

We know the best way to meet your needs in an ever-changing industry is to listen. We value your perspective and use it to better our services.

Industry Leading Technology

We pride ourselves on providing technology that meets your needs in the most effective ways possible. Our technology is developed to be flexible, comprehensive, and always ahead of the industry curve.

Over 150 Institutions Trust CORE Including:

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