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Eliminating the back row in higher education is not just a metaphor–it’s our mission. For more than a decade, 2U, Inc., a global leader in education technology, has been a trusted partner and brand steward of great universities. We build, deliver, and support more than 250 digital and in-person educational offerings, including graduate degrees, professional certificates, Trilogy-powered boot camps, and GetSmarter short courses. Together with our partners, 2U has positively transformed the lives of more than 150,000 students and lifelong learners. #NoBackRow

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Lorin Thomas-Tavel Joins 2U, Inc. Leadership Team as New Managing Director of Boot Camps

Longtime higher education leader Lorin Thomas-Tavel will become 2U's new managing director of boot camps.

Mar 8, 2021·2U

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2U, Inc. and Guild Education Partner to Expand Online Higher Education Opportunities for America’s Workforce

2U and Guild Education announced a partnership to make 2U-powered online offerings from the world’s great non-profit universities available to some of America’s leading companies. Learn more about our partnership.

Feb 23, 2021·2U

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The Institute for Management Development (IMD), a Top 3 ranked global business school, and 2U, Inc. partner to expand online programs

2U, Inc. and the Institute for Management Development (IMD), a Swiss-based academic institution with global reach created by business executives for business executives, announced a new partnership to develop and launch a suite of professional short courses over a five-year collaboration.

Feb 9, 2021·2U


Morehouse + 2U: Creating Meaningful Educational Opportunities that Drive Economic and Social Change

HBCUs are preeminent institutions of higher education for the Black community, and becoming their digital transformation partner is a privilege.

Feb 2, 2021·2U

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Morehouse College Announces Online Undergraduate Experience for Non-Traditional Students Beginning Fall 2021

Morehouse College, the nation’s only HBCU dedicated to developing and educating men, today announced the planned launch of Morehouse Online, an online undergraduate program that will complement its heralded traditional on-campus experience, in partnership with 2U, Inc.

Feb 2, 2021·2U

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2U, Inc. Named to 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for its Continued Leadership in Driving Workplace Gender Equality

2U has been included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, recognizing companies dedicated to transparency in gender-data reporting and advancing women in the workplace.

Jan 27, 2021·2U


2U Recognized as Great Place To Work for Third Year in a Row

At a global organization like 2U, success is a collaborative effort—and a compelling team culture means everything. That’s why we’re excited to announce 2U was certified as a Great Place to Work for the third year in a row.

Dec 15, 2020·2U

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Pepperdine Graziadio Business School and 2U, Inc. Launch FinTech and Digital Marketing Boot Camps

2U announced an expanded partnership with Pepperdine Graziadio Business School to launch its first two boot camps in financial technology and digital marketing. Learn more about our partnership.

Dec 8, 2020·2U

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The University of London, LSE, and 2U, Inc. Expand Partnership to Bring New Undergraduate Degrees Online

This announcement builds on 2U’s existing partnership with the University of London and LSE that began in 2019 with the announcement of an online undergraduate degree in Data Science and Business Analytics.

Dec 7, 2020·2U

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2U, Inc. Partners With Employ Prince George’s and the George Washington University College of Professional Studies to Launch the Access 2 Education Scholarship Fund

2U has partnered with Employ Prince George's to launch the Access 2 Education Scholarship Fund to help build the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region’s pipeline of tech talent and provide access to high-quality training programs for local residents. Learn more.

Dec 4, 2020·2U