Metropolitan Community College Selects QuickLaunch for Single Sign-On

Miami, FL – Mar 10, 2022: Metropolitan Community College, the oldest public institution of higher learning in Kansas City, Missouri selects QuickLaunch for Single Sign-On.

Metropolitan Community College was looking for a turnkey Single Sign-On (SSO) solution that could support SAML 2.0 and work with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, HCM, and Finance. Moreover, MCC was keen to find a solution that must not require coding, specialized knowledge, or hardware and at the same time it should be able to Integrate with IdP as Azure AD and MFA solutions such as DUO or Microsoft MFA. Finally, MCC awarded the RFP to QuickLaunch.

As a part of this collaboration, QuickLaunch will empower the institution with its proprietary Single Sign-On Solution to reduce password fatigue that leads to weak passwords, risky practice and offer a seamless login experience for end-users.

In a nutshell, QuickLaunch will help the Metropolitan Community College to manage digital identities, enhance the end user experience, boost user productivity, improve institutional security, and reduce operational costs.

About Metropolitan Community College

Metropolitan Community College, founded in 1915 as the Kansas City Polytechnic Institute, is the oldest public institution of higher learning in Kansas City, Missouri, and was the first community college established in the state. The Junior College of Kansas City, as it was known starting in 1919, was one of the first schools in the country to award an associate degree. The college is dedicated to serving the educational needs of the community. The college's programs are intended to help students understand themselves, the society of which they are a part and the universe in which they live. Today, MCC offers 125 associate degree and certificate programs.

About QuickLaunch

QuickLaunch is the #1 leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM) for Higher Education. More than 500+ organizations trust QuickLaunch’s platform to manage over 2,000,000 identities and integrate over 3,000 applications worldwide. CIOs, CTOs, and CISOs use QuickLaunch IAM technologies to engage with students, faculty, and staff and protect them throughout their journey. QuickLaunch’s technology is vital in protecting the user experience, driving both operational efficiencies and higher productivity for colleges, universities, and institutions.