Tyton Partners Represented California Southern University in its Sale to Perdoceo Education Corporation

Tyton Partners served as the exclusive financial adviser to California Southern University.

Sell Side
Technology & Services
Higher Ed

About California Southern University

California Southern University is an entirely different type of university designed with the learner in mind.

As a distance learning institution, CalSouthern is a member of the American InterContinental University System. The System is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( We provide a 100% online educational experience to learners that includes monthly class starts.

With over 40 years of experience educating learners, the University offers 25 programs, including associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, and certificate programs in behavioral sciences, business, nursing, education, and criminal justice. Courses are taught by faculty who are practitioners in their fields.

.About Perdoceo Education Corporation

Perdoceo’s academic institutions offer a quality postsecondary education primarily online to a diverse student population, along with campus-based and blended learning programs. The Company’s accredited institutions – Colorado Technical University (“CTU”) and the American InterContinental University System (“AIUS” or “AIU System”) – provide degree programs from the associate through doctoral level as well as non-degree professional development and continuing education offerings. Perdoceo’s universities offer students industry-relevant and career-focused academic programs that are designed to meet the educational needs of today’s busy adults. CTU and AIUS continue to show innovation in higher education, advancing personalized learning technologies like their intellipath® learning platform and using data analytics and technology to support students and enhance learning. Perdoceo is committed to providing quality education that closes the gap between learners who seek to advance their careers and employers needing a qualified workforce. For more information, please visit