2U Overview

  • Founded
  • 2008

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 7,188

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • TWOU

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 7

  • Share Price
  • $9.14

  • (As of Friday Closing)

2U General Information

Description

2U Inc provides educational technology services for nonprofit colleges and universities. It builds, delivers, and monitors educational platforms that enable online delivery of degree programs and alternative credentials such as short technical courses. The company provides cloud-based software-as-a-service platform and various technology-enabled services such as learning technology, live class application monitoring, content development, marketing, among others that help its clients to reach students globally. It is organized in two reportable business segments: Degree Program segment and Alternative Credential segment. The vast majority of revenue comes from the company's Degree Program segment, and most of the company's revenue is earned in the United States.

Contact Information

Website
www.2u.com
Formerly Known As
2tor
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Stock Exchange
NAS
Primary Office
  • 7900 Harkins Road
  • Lanham, MD 20706
  • United States
+1 (301) 000-0000

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2U Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$9.14 $8.48 $7.28 - $37.90 $657M 77.5M 1.74M -$4.15

2U Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Jun-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 1,662,914 1,435,406 2,751,676 1,684,389
Revenue 970,793 945,682 774,533 574,671
EBITDA (132,999) (37,767) (95,566) (177,620)
Net Income (316,003) (194,766) (216,484) (235,222)
Total Assets 2,033,234 2,109,006 1,544,264 1,186,830
Total Debt 1,033,774 954,467 362,925 317,414
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2U Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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2U Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
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Price
% Owned

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2U Comparisons

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2U Competitors (28)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Coursera Formerly VC-backed Mountain View, CA 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
000000 (0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 000 00000 000000&0 00000
0000000 00000000 Private Equity-Backed Scottsdale, AZ 0000 0000000 0000
00000000 00000000 Private Equity-Backed Bellevue, WA 000 00.000 000000000 00.000
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2U Patents

2U Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20150243178-A1 Content driven asynchronous education Abandoned 26-Feb-2014 00000000 0
US-20140272887-A1 Interactive asynchronous education Abandoned 12-Mar-2013 00000000 00

2U Executive Team (35)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Christopher Paucek Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Paul Lalljie Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting
Brad Adams Chief University Operations Officer
David Sutphen JD Chief Strategy and Engagement Officer
Millette Granville Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer
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2U Board Members (19)

Name Representing Role Since
Alexis Maybank Self Board Member 000 0000
Coretha Rushing Self Board Member 000 0000
Earl Lewis Ph.D 2U Board Member 000 0000
Edward Macias 2U Board Member 000 0000
Gregory Peters Self Board Member 000 0000
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2U Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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2U Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000 16-Nov-2021 0000000000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000000
0000 00000000 18-Mar-2021 0000 00000 000 Educational Software
0000000 00000 22-May-2019 0000000000 00000 Educational Software 000000000
0000000000 21-Jun-2018 0000000000 000 Multimedia and Design Software
GetSmarter 01-Jul-2017 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Education and Training Services (B2B) 000000000
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2U Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Trilogy Education Services Educational Software New York, NY 2015
000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Cambridge, MA 0000
0000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Cape Town, South Africa 0000
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2U Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000 00000000 18-Mar-2021 0000 00000 000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
0000 00000000 14-Feb-2013 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Quad Learning 31-Jan-2012 Early Stage VC 00.000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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