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Dec 31, 2015 12:04 EST

Udacity is democratizing education: A pioneer in online education is building “University by Silicon Valley”, a new type of online university that teaches the actual programming skills that industry employers need today

iCrowdNewswire - Dec 31, 2015

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Udacity is democratizing education

 
Udacity, a pioneer in online education, is building “University by Silicon Valley”, a new type of online university that teaches the actual programming skills that industry employers need today, delivers credentials endorsed by employers, because they built them, and provides education at a fraction of the cost and time of traditional schools

With industry giants – Google, AT&T, Facebook, Salesforce, Cloudera, etc. – we offer Nanodegree credentials, designed so professionals can become Web Developers, Data Analysts, or Mobile Developers. Supported by our communities of coaches and students, our students learn programming and data science through a

Udacity is located in sunny Mountain View, CA.


Founders


Funding

INVESTORS from previous rounds

  • Steve Blank
     

    Customer Development & Secret History, Teaching at @Stanford University, @university-of-california-berkeley and Columbia
    http://www.steveblank.com

  • George Zachary
     

    A venture capitalist that invests in who we are and who we are becoming.

  • Jeff Hasselman
     

    Senior Vice President Comerica Venture Capital Group | Expanding Comfort Zone Daily | “Prior Life” Sold ATM Start-up, Futures Trader & Pro Hockey

  • Antoine Colaco
    Investor

    Partner Valor Ventures – cross-border with Brazil focus. Previously at Google, Yahoo!, Goldman. Private board experience. BSE Princeton, MBA HBS


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Sebastian Thrun
David Stavens

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