Headquarters:
Hanover, MD
Description:
2U is an educational technology company that partners with universities to offer online degree programs.
Categories:
Software, Education
Website:
http://2U.com

Company Details

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Founded:
2008
Employees:
12 in CrunchBase

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.

Current Team (12)

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Past Team (9)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Investors (8)

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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • New York Address

    60 Chelsea Piers

    Suite 1620

    New York, NY 10011

    USA

  • Maryland Address

    8201 Corporate Drive

    Hanover, MD 20785

    USA

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Images (1)

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