Course Hero Overview

  • Founded
  • 2006
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 325
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series C
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $380M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 35

Course Hero General Information

Description

Developer of an online learning platform designed to provide students with access to course-specific study resources. The company's platform offers study resources contributed by a community of students and educators, and produced by a team of educational content specialists in collaboration with subject experts, enabling learners to quickly find what they need to learn deeply.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 2000 Seaport Boulevard
  • Floor 3
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • United States
+1 (866) 000-0000

Course Hero Timeline

2019202020212022
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Course Hero Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Later Stage VC (Series C) 14-Dec-2021 $380M 00000 00.000 Completed Profitable
8. Later Stage VC (Series B) 26-Aug-2020 0000 000.00 00.000 Completed Profitable
7. Later Stage VC (Series A) 11-Nov-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Profitable
6. Seed Round 08-Jul-2010 00.00 00.000 00.00 Completed Startup
5. Angel (individual) 01-Jan-2010 00000 00.000 Completed Startup
4. Angel (individual) 05-May-2009 00000 00000 Completed Startup
3. Angel (individual) 03-Oct-2008 00000 00000 Completed Startup
2. Seed Round 10-Sep-2007 $183K $193K Completed Startup
1. Angel (individual) 31-Oct-2006 $10K $10K Completed Startup
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Course Hero Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.0 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series B-1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00
Series B 000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series A 6,217,148 $0.001000 $0.19 $2.33 $2.33 1x $2.33 6.3%
Seed 4,481,330 $0.001000 $0.02 $0.24 $0.24 1x $0.24 4.54%
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Course Hero Comparisons

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Course Hero Competitors (17)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Nexus Notes Private Equity-Backed London, United Kingdom 00 0000 00 000000 0000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Brooklyn, NY 00 00.00 00000 00000 00.00
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 000 00.000 000000000 00.000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 0000 00000000000 0000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Krakow, Poland 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Course Hero Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Andrew Grauer Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Gregor Carrigan Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Josh Tyler Executive Vice President, Engineering
Stephen Horne Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer
Harriet Seitler Executive Vice President & Chief Brand Officer
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Course Hero Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Grauer Course Hero Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Frederick Grauer Ph.D Course Hero Board Member & Senior Advisor 000 0000
Gokul Rajaram Self Board Member 000 0000
Mark Feldman Ph.D Course Hero Board Member 000 0000
Mark Klein Course Hero Board Member 000 0000
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Course Hero Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Course Hero Investors (35)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
D1 Capital Partners Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
OMERS Growth Equity Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sequoia Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Wellington Management Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
frogVentures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Course Hero Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000000 19-Aug-2021 0000000000 Publishing 000000 00
00000000 19-Aug-2021 0000000000 Application Software 000000 00
000000000 11-Jun-2021 0000000000 Educational Software 000000 00
00000000 27-Oct-2020 0000000000 Educational Software 000000 00
Cardinal Scholars 12-Jul-2012 Merger/Acquisition Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000 00
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Course Hero Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
QuillBot Application Software Chicago, IL 2017
00000000 Educational Software Tel Aviv, Israel 0000
000000000 Educational Software New York, NY 0000
00000000000 Publishing Lincoln, NE 0000
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