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Cal State Online: Public records shed light on what happened

By Phil HillMore Posts (301) Last month I shared the system announcement that the Cal State Online (CSO) initiative is finished. Despite the phrasing of “re-visioning” and the retention of the name, the concept of a standalone unit to deliver … Continue reading

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Update on 2U: First full quarterly earnings and insight into model

By Phil HillMore Posts (301) 2U, the online service provider that went public in the spring, just released its financial report for the first full quarter of operations as a public company. The company beat estimates on total revenue and … Continue reading

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Clarifications on UF Online Payments to Pearson Embanet

By Phil HillMore Posts (301) I wrote a post over the weekend that included information from the Gainesville Sun about the University of Florida Online (UF Online) program and its expected payments to Pearson Embanet. Chris Newfield from Remaking the … Continue reading

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Embanet and 2U: More financial insight into Online Service Providers

By Phil HillMore Posts (301) While I have written recently about UF Online and 2U, there is actually very little insight into the operations and finances of the market segment for Online Service Providers (OSP, also known as School-as-a-Service, Online … Continue reading

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2U’s Upcoming IPO: Filing estimates $533 million company value

By Phil HillMore Posts (301) One month ago 2U filed its registration for an IPO in 2014. 2U is an online service provider that helps traditional universities develop fully-online programs, currently based on 9 customers at the master’s level (see … Continue reading

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