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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Donald Trump Closes the Skills Gap It is a near certainty that no presidential candidate in history has used the words "smart" and "stupid" as often as Donald Trump. Listening to Trump speak... Read more
Beyond Process and Bubblegum: The Future of Accreditation The wide wide world of sports lost a great man this summer. Roderick Toombs of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan died of a heart attack at the age of 61. Better... Read more
E-Portfolios: Competency Marketplaces For Colleges I have three young boys. Zev, age 4, is the youngest, and he's constantly straining to be heard above the din. If survival of the fittest is playing out... Read moreMORE LETTERS
University Ventures is the partner of choice for colleges and universities and entrepreneurs interested in innovating from within.
Portfolium Extends Its Partnership with the University... Portfolium, the ePortfolio and Career Readiness Network, announced today that it has renewed its contract with the University of California,... Read more
Data, Technology, and the Great Unbundling of Higher... Colleges and universities must address several critical issues in the years ahead in order to prepare for the next seismic change: the unbundling... Read more
Heavyweight startup supporter to set up shop in... Coding school and co-working space operator Galvanize Inc. has confirmed plans to open offices next year in a new tower being built in downtown... Read moreMORE NEWS