History of Academics Plus®, Inc.
In 1989, Dr. Kenneth E. Benton founded Academics Plus Learning Center in Dunn, NC. Academics Plus Learning Center was established to supplement educational activities of public schools and private enterprises. In 1990, Academics Plus®, Inc. was incorporated and moved to Goldsboro, NC. Dr. Kenneth E. Benton is President of Academics Plus®, Inc. and his wife, Dr. Marilyn C. Benton, is the Director of Operations. Academics Plus®, Inc. has provided educational services in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia to over 8,000 students. In 2010 Academics Plus®, Inc. expanded services to include online instruction. Today, Academics Plus®, Inc. is partnering with educational institutions to provide online instruction in most academic subjects.