LANHAM, Md. and NEW YORK, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in education technology, today closed its previously announced acquisition of Trilogy Education Services, Inc., a workforce accelerator that prepares adult learners for high-growth careers in the digital economy. The closing of the transaction brings together two of the world’s leading education companies and positions Trilogy as a 2U, Inc. brand.
“Technology is transforming and redefining the future of work globally. More people at more stages in their lives are investing in themselves and their futures, upskilling and reskilling to keep pace and remain competitive in the job market,” 2U Co-Founder and CEO Christopher “Chip” Paucek said. “With our growing portfolio of now 68 great university partners, 2U is well