2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) said it has announced in partnership with the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education the launch of its first doctorate degree delivered online, a doctor of education in organizational change and leadership.
The announcement comes on the heels of a number of recent 2U company firsts including plans to support an online bachelor´s degree with Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences and its rollout of mobile access for all students enrolled in 2U-enabled programs.
The new USC Rossier EdD in organizational change and leadership prepares current and emerging leaders who want to foster learning that leads to systemic improvement in their workplaces. The three-year leadership program is for professionals in colleges and universities as well as in charter schools, nonprofit organizations, corporations and government organizations. The program is pending university approval and Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accreditation.
Founded in 2008 by a team of education and technology veterans, 2U enables leading colleges and universities to deliver their high-quality education to qualified students anywhere. To learn more, go to 2U.com.