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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.

The Latest.

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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Three Veterans Successfully Step Beyond the Battlefield with a Short Course, Boot Camp, and MBA

Discover three inspiring veterans from the U.S. Army, National Guard, and NATO whose experiences in 2U-powered programs helped them chart the next successful step in their careers.

May 28, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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From Reflection to Action: Expanding the Lens on Mental Health Awareness in Northwestern’s Master of Counseling Program

For Mental Health Awareness Month, Counseling@Northwestern faculty member Catherine Sims discusses the self-reflection course she teaches, the uncomfortable conversations and intentional self-care she encourages, and how the program helps students navigate clients’ personal and global stressors.

May 24, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Meet the “Difference-Makers”: My Talk with the VA About Boot Camp Talent and Our Inaugural Virtual Career Connections Fair

Following our first online career fair for boot camp students, I spoke with three talent acquisition consultants from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Office of Information & Technology about the VA’s tech needs and hiring objectives—and how 2U is helping the agency achieve these goals.

May 21, 2021·Jennifer K. Henry

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After a Near-Fatal Accident, This Former FBI Agent Uses His Master of Legal Studies Degree to Advocate for Others with Disabilities

Learn how Jeffrey Jenkins bounced back from a devastating car crash to carve out a fulfilling career in the courtroom—using knowledge gained through an online master’s program from Washington University powered by 2U.

May 10, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Overcoming Imposter Syndrome: How This First-Generation College Student and Single Mom Found Confidence and Purpose Through a Master in Health Administration

Learn how a 2U-powered online degree program from George Washington University gave Erika Gonzalez the flexibility and determination she needed to embrace her unique background and achieve the American Dream.

May 4, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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It’s Teacher Appreciation Week: Celebrating Faculty and Instructors with Praise Today—and Personalized Support Every Day of the Year

Today, we applaud all the educators within our university partners’ ranks and their dedication to student success. Hear from 2U’s Faculty Success team how we value, support, and champion their efforts all throughout the year.

May 3, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Bridging Faith and Science: How a Pastor Used His Master of Public Health from George Washington University to Protect His Church During COVID-19

Learn how Jonathan Smith’s knowledge of science and data in health care—which he acquired through GWU’s online graduate degree program powered by 2U—prepared him to meet the moment and keep his parishioners safe at the onset of the pandemic.

Apr 28, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Evening the Playing Field and Making a Difference: A Closer Look at Inclusive and Fulfilling Graduate Student Experiences from the 2020 Gallup-2U Study

The 2020 study includes findings from our second year of research with Gallup focused on understanding the academic and career outcomes of alumni from our partners’ online degree programs.

Apr 22, 2021·David Sutphen

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Harnessing the Hyper-Relevant Skills and Experience of Practitioners: Why Industry Professionals Teach 2U-Powered Boot Camps

Industry professionals make boot camp learning more relevant with concrete examples from their day-to-day experience. Discover why and how 2U works hand-in-hand with university partners to leverage their technical expertise and real-world insights for student success.

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Reimagine, Innovate, Solve, Empower: How Capgemini’s RISE Internship Is Accelerating Opportunity for Aspiring Tech Consultants, Including Boot Camp Grads

Learn how one of our industry partners, Capgemini, is empowering boot camp graduates and other rising tech talents through an innovative internship experience that boasts a 96% job offer rate.

Apr 9, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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.