We partner with entrepreneurs and leading colleges and universities to establish transformative companies in higher education.
For us, student outcomes are co-equal with financial returns. Higher education enterprises that can demonstrate consistent, sustainable outcomes as validated through value-carrying credentials will flourish.
University Ventures helps higher education institutions develop strategies and programs to address key social and economic needs.
Student loan debt in the U.S. now exceeds $1 trillion – more than total credit card debt.
of recent college graduates are
and 42% are underemployed.
3.2 million unfilled jobs in the U.S.
University Ventures addresses these social and economic needs by partnering with colleges and universities to develop innovative degree programs, products and services.
Innovation from within higher education
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Leapfrogging to the 4G University As East Africa is the world's fastest growing market for higher education, I find myself there frequently. On one of my recent trips to Kampala, the... Read more
Distance Traveled Prior to University Ventures, I created Wellspring, which ran scientifically-based weight loss summer camps and boarding schools - the first of their kind,... Read more
Double Myopia As we walk around our neighborhood, my youngest son (4 years old) invariably asks the same question. He points at an electrical line and asks: "Is that a... Read moreMORE LETTERS
University Ventures is the partner of choice for colleges and universities and entrepreneurs interested in innovating from within.
Gwynedd Mercy University launches new accelerated... Military veteran Justin Bowe is in high gear. After serving in the Air Force for eight years, nine months and 20 days, Bowe is graduating from... Read more
Filling the Skills Gap with New Models of Education Each spring, May 1st signals "decision day," the final date by which kids all over the country must lay down deposits to the college of their... Read more
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