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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Abominable Snowjob Growing up in Toronto in the 1980s, if I thought about university at all, it was about the relative merits of London, Ontario (Western University) versus... Read more
Bono Goes AWOL It seems like U2 has been on top of the world of pop music forever. But in the early 1980s U2 was just another Irish rock band. Sure, they were more... Read more
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University Ventures is the partner of choice for colleges and universities and entrepreneurs interested in innovating from within.
Loss of sensation in the feet of diabetes patients... Experts have discovered that loss of sensation in the feet, a result of diabetes, may be a predictor of cardiovascular events such as heart attack... Read more
Achievement, accelerated! In keeping with TCC's Vision 2015 commitment to make higher education accessible to as many as possible, TCC will launch its new accelerated... Read more
Why Macy's and other companies are partnering with this... The cost of private universities has risen 28% over the decade from 2002 to 2012, while student debt in America now clocks in at around $1.2... Read moreMORE NEWS