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#NoBackRow

“Eliminate the back row in education” isn’t just something we say. It’s what drives us to work so hard every single day. Here’s a look at what we’re doing to achieve our mission.

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Looking for the latest in education technology? Or to see what’s been happening at 2U? It’s all right here.

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How We Define Quality in Education

At 2U, we are singularly focused on making sure the educational experiences we deliver meet the needs and expectations of the learner—and most importantly, drive outcomes. Learn more about quality from 2U's chief learning officer, Luyen Chou.

Sep 24, 2020·Luyen Chou

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What a Software Engineer at Autodesk Considers When Hiring Tech Talent

At 2U, we pride ourselves on the power of our partnerships, which extend beyond the walls of our university partners and into the workplace. Learn how we work with partners like Autodesk to provide career advice for boot camp learners.

Aug 25, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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2U’s Learning Experience Framework: Evidence-Based Principles of Learning for Designing Transformative Digital Education

2U's Learning Experience is not just a document, it’s part of our DNA and informs how we think about course design across all our offerings. Learn what it is and how it works.

Aug 11, 2020·Rachel Koblic

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Boot Camps Help Provide Cognizant with Access to Tech Talent

Learn why Cognizant works with 2U to meet its tech recruitment needs.

Jul 17, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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The Power of the Bundle: Designing a Fast Solution for an Online Fall Without Compromising Quality

Universities and colleges told us they needed a way to bring high-quality online learning to existing undergraduate students this fall—fast. And that’s how 2UOS Essential was born.

Jul 16, 2020·2U

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Innovating Boot Camps to Meet New Student Needs

When COVID-19 forced universities to close their campuses to protect student and faculty health, we activated swiftly to ensure we continued to meet their boot camp needs. Check out our COVID-19 boot camp innovations.

Jun 22, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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Why Access to High Quality Tech Training for People of Color and Women Is Mission Critical for our University Partners

With more than 30 of our university partners, we are proud to launch a $3M Scholarship Fund. Learn how it will help communities that have been hit worst by recent job losses and economic hardship.

Jun 10, 2020·Chip Paucek

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How Trilogy-Powered Boot Camps Went 100% Online in Two Weeks

COVID-19 forced Trilogy to move 300 boot camps online in a lightning-quick two-week sprint. Find out how a savvy group of instructors accomplished the large undertaking.

May 20, 2020·Stephen Eichinger

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We Appreciate Teachers—Today and Every Day

In light of National Teacher Appreciation Week, it’s time to celebrate teachers. It’s time to shine a spotlight on the essential workers in our society who are too often taken for granted.

May 7, 2020·Brad Adams

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Our Vision: Meeting Society’s Critical Needs

Interested in understanding our vision? Read our 2019 Annual Report letter to shareholders.

May 5, 2020·2U

Learn more about us.

At 2U, we’re on a mission—to eliminate the back row in higher education and help universities thrive in the digital age. To learn more about us, follow the links below.