FAEL was established in 1998 to allow access to knowledge and quality education through innovative distance teaching methodology. Located in the city of Curitiba, in the state of Paraná, FAEL serves approximately 12,000 students and offers undergraduate and graduate programs through one campus and 113 approved learning centers covering all states in Brazil. FAEL is focused on providing blended learning offerings in the top 11 high-demand fields, including teaching and business.