Investing in innovative last-mile training models that connect education to employment and create pathways to great jobs in growing sectors of the economy.
Student loan debt in the U.S. now exceeds credit card debt. On CNBC, University Ventures Co-Founder Daniel Pianko explains why the federal government may be forced to write off over $500 billion in student loans, and suggests innovative student financing strategies that have the potential—for the first time—to align the interests of institutions with students.
In College Disrupted: The Great Unbundling of Higher Education, University Ventures Co-Founder Ryan Craig explains how the shift toward competency-based learning and hiring is creating faster, lower cost pathways from education to employment, and empowering employers to shift away from pedigree- and degree-based hiring.
One of the main challenges in defining quality in education is that there are so many bottom lines, there’s effectively no bottom line. In higher education, getting a good first job needs to be core to the definition of quality. It’s incredibly clarifying and solves many of the problems facing the system.
In A New U: Faster + Cheaper Alternatives to College, UV Co-Founder Ryan Craig describes the emerging landscape of new pathways to good digital jobs that will fundamentally transform higher education.