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PublicNASDAQ:TWOU
Date3/2014
Raised$119M
Post IPO Valuation$509k

General Information

Website2U.com
Twitter@2uinc
CategoryEducation
Employees
Founded2008
DescriptionOnline Degree Program Facilitator

Offices

Maryland
8201 Corporate Drive
Landover, MD, 20785
USA
New York
60 Chelsea Piers, Suite 1620
New York, NY, 10011
USA

People

CEO
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
VP Information Technology
Vice President, Inbound Marketing
VP of Technology Strategy and Process
Board Member
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2U

2U partners with universities to build, administer, and market online degree programs.

They supply universities with the tools, expertise, capital, and global recruiting needed to compete in a space currently dominated by unexceptional programs.

2U develops state-of-the-art technology platforms that enhance traditional offline curricula to create transformative instruction using the best educational and Web 2.0 technologies.

2U provides the vital logistical components of any online program, including comprehensive student support services from enrollment through graduation and beyond as well as practical learning experiences within distant communities around the country.

Recent Milestones

  • Stock
    Went public with stock symbol NASDAQ:TWOU. (3/28/14)
    Posted 2/25/14 at 8:24pm
  • Check
    2U — Fast-Growing 2U Files For $100M IPO, But Is It Poised To Be The Next Big Education Company? (2/25/14)
    Posted 2/25/14 at 8:22pm via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    2U received $5.1M in Series D funding. (10/21/13)
    Posted 11/18/13 at 2:56am
  • Check
    2U added Chas Mastin as VP of Technology Strategy and Process. (5/1/13)
    Posted 1/8/14 at 10:46am
  • Check
    2U added Doug Hayes as Business Development & Strategic Partnerships. (6/1/12)
    Posted 4/22/13 at 11:19pm
  • Dollar
    2U received $26M in Series D funding. (4/2/12)
    Posted 4/2/12 at 4:09am via venturebeat.com
  • Dollar
    2U received $32.5M in Series C funding. (3/10/11)
    Posted 3/15/11 at 7:33am via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    2U added Jeff Herbst as Senior Director SEO & PPC. (3/1/11)
    Posted 6/30/13 at 11:04am
  • Check
    2U added Jeff Rinehart as Chief Marketing Officer. (3/1/11)
    Posted 3/29/11 at 5:41pm
  • Check
    2U added John Kannapell as EVP, Sales, Admissions and Enrollment Operations. (2/1/11)
    Posted 2/10/11 at 10:34am
  • Check
    2U added John Kannapell as EVP, Sales. (2/1/11)
    Posted 2/10/11 at 10:35am
  • Check
    2U added James Rohrbach as EVP/GM. (8/1/10)
    Posted 10/13/10 at 4:48pm
  • Dollar
    2U received $20M in Series B funding. (2/5/10)
    Posted 2/5/10 at 4:18pm via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    2U added Arthur Jordan as VP Information Technology. (7/13/09)
    Posted 7/27/12 at 8:37am
  • Dollar
    2U received $10M in Series A funding. (6/21/09)
    Posted 6/21/09 at 8:01pm via bizjournals.com
  • Check
    2U added David Ly as Art Director. (4/20/09)
    Posted 9/14/11 at 4:34pm

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2U screenshot
Above: October 2011
Uploaded: 10/28/11

Stock Price

Sources

  1. SEC filing (sec.gov) [edit]
  2. Who owns what in 2U's upcoming IPO (bizjournals.com) [edit]
  3. 2tor Raises $20 Million Series B To Go After The High End Of Online Education, SEC (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. 2tor Raises $32.5 Million Series C To Make Online Education Great (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. 2tor brings prestigious university degrees online, raises $26M (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  6. Silicon Valley Venture Capital Almanac - Source [edit]
  7. Fast-Growing 2U Files For $100M IPO, But Is It Poised To Be The Next Big Education Company? (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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