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2U Expands Partnership with Pepperdine University to Launch Six Online Degree Programs in Education and Healthcare Disciplines

New degrees in teaching, speech pathology, and educational leadership are designed to address critical workforce gaps and connect aspiring educators and health practitioners with high-quality training.

May 16, 2024·2U


2U Celebrates Teachers and Healthcare Workers by Marking Over 100,000 Placements for Our Partners’ Students in Online Programs

Offering one of the nation’s largest placement networks, 2U addresses critical workforce shortages by supporting tens of thousands of students in completing their healthcare and education training requirements.

May 16, 2024·2U


Setting the Record Straight

Here, we dispel misconceptions and untruths circulating about 2U’s financial health and affirm our unwavering commitment to partners and learners.

Apr 5, 2024·2U

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edX Named to Fast Company’s 2024 List of “Most Innovative Companies” for AI Advancements in Education

2U’s global online learning platform has once again been recognized by Fast Company—this time for innovations in artificial intelligence spanning our education programs, technology, and enterprise learning solutions.

Mar 19, 2024·2U

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2U Partners with University of Surrey to Launch 15 Online Master’s Degrees

The new partnership also includes more than 15 online professional certificate programs in technology, business management, healthcare, and sustainability.

Feb 1, 2024·2U

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2U Announces New Organizational Structure and Leadership Appointments

New organizational structure sets up 2U to improve profitability, cash flow, and future growth.

Jan 3, 2024·2U


10 Ways We Brought Our Mission to Life in 2023

The year 2023 was one of the most innovative for education and tech in a decade, from advances in AI to a greater embrace of alternative credentials and lower-cost degrees. Here are 10 ways we made significant strides toward our mission to eliminate the back row in education.

Dec 21, 2023·Anant Agarwal

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edX and Degreed Strengthen Strategic Partnership to Bring Skills-Based Learning and Development to the Enterprise

edX, a leading global online learning platform from 2U, Inc., and Degreed have announced an expanded strategic partnership to provide organizations with premier educational content and platform solutions that drive skills-based learning.

Dec 7, 2023·2U

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2U, Inc. Announces Leadership Transition

2U today announced a change of leadership to spearhead the next stage of its evolution as it focuses on improving operational efficiency and delivering profitable growth and cash flow.

Nov 17, 2023·2U

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Leading Organizations Across Tech, Business, and Healthcare Partner with 2U to Expand Educational Access

These new partners, including global universities and industry leaders, will offer open courses on edX in some of today’s most relevant topics including artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, healthcare, business, and sustainability.

Nov 13, 2023·2U