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2014-09-18 08:35:05

-- Students in education, social work and nursing programs have completed more than 4.5 million hours of fieldwork in more than 10,000 schools, hospitals, clinics and community-based settings -- LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education to qualified students anywhere, today announced that 2U and its university partners have...

2014-09-10 08:38:12

LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education to qualified students anywhere, today announced its participation in the upcoming 14(th) Annual Back to School Education Conference hosted by BMO Capital Markets. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EDT at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New...

2014-08-20 08:33:35

LANDOVER, Md. and ATLANTA, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), announced it has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to provide Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps Alumni Association members with scholarships to four graduate school programs enabled by 2U. This unique partnership helps make top-tier, graduate-level education more affordable to a large group of alumni of the global nonprofit housing organization. 2U will make scholarships of $10,000 available to eligible...

2014-08-08 16:24:38

LANDOVER, Md., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education to qualified students anywhere, today announced that the company's CEO and co-founder, Chip Paucek, will present at two upcoming investor conferences. Pacific Crest Securities' 16(th) Annual Global Technology Leadership ForumAugust 11, 2014 at 10 a.m. MDTSonnenalp Resort; Vail,...

2014-08-06 16:34:28

Revenue up 32% over second quarter of 2013 LANDOVER, Md., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver their high-quality degree programs online, today reported financial and operating results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter Results -- Revenue was $24.7 million, an increase of 32% percent from $18.7 million in the second...

2014-07-31 08:41:15

DataScience@SMU will address the growing need for data scientists by preparing professionals who can work across a range of industries. DALLAS (SMU) and LANDOVER, Md., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Methodist University (SMU) will offer a Master of Science in Data Science program designed to meet the growing demand for data scientists across many industries. DataScience@SMU is delivered in partnership with 2U, Inc., a leading provider of online education solutions for...

2014-07-25 16:24:26

LANDOVER, Md., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education to qualified students anywhere, today announced that the company's co-founder and CEO, Chip Paucek, will present at Needham's Annual Interconnect Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, August 5 at 11 a.m. EDT at The Westin New York Grand Central Hotel. A live...

2014-07-24 16:33:11

Washington University now accepting applications for new online MLS degree, the latest addition to @WashULaw ST. LOUIS, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, in partnership with 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) today announced the launch of a new, fully online Master of Legal Studies (MLS) degree. 2U is a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education. The...

2014-07-23 08:37:09

New Counseling@Northwestern Program Offered Through The Family Institute at Northwestern University EVANSTON, Ill., and LANDOVER, Md., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), announced today that they will partner to deliver a new online Master of Arts in Counseling degree program, Counseling@Northwestern, which will begin accepting applications in fall 2014 for classes beginning in spring 2015. The Family Institute at...

2014-07-17 08:34:17

LANDOVER, Md., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education, announced today that it will report its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, following the close of the market. On that day, 2U Chief Executive Officer Chip Paucek, President and Chief Operating Officer Rob Cohen, and Chief...


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