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Udacity

Udacity is an e-learning company that has a digital education platform. It was founded in 2011 and is located in Mountain View, California.

Udacity is a California-based educational technology company that has a platform that can be utilized by students to learn programming skills for careers such as web developer, data analyst, and mobile developers. Enterprises can also utilize the platform for developing their own employees' technical skills.

Revenue

In 2019, Udacity's generated an estimated $90 million in revenue.

Product

Students can earn "nanodegrees" through Udacity. The programs combine online learning tools, one-on-one remote mentoring, customized learning plans, and real-world projects. Career services are also offered upon the completion of the program and include resume and interview preparation.

The company has separated its programs into separate schools including programming and development, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, data science, business, and autonomous systems. Programs cover topics such as Javascript development and marketing analytics. Programs and courses have been developed by the company with input from major technology companies such as Google and AT&T. There have been over 800,000 students who have earned a nanodegree through Udacity.

Timeline

November 3, 2020
Udacity raises a $75,000,000 venture round from Hercules Technology Growth Capital Inc.
November 11, 2015
Udacity raises a $105,000,000 series D round from Andreessen Horowitz, Baillie Gifford, Bertelsmann, Charles River Ventures, Drive Capital and Emerson Collective.
September 24, 2014
Udacity raises a $35,000,000 series C round from Andreessen Horowitz, Bertelsmann, Charles River Ventures, Cox Enterprises, Drive Capital, Recruit Holdings and Valor Capital Group.
October 25, 2012
Udacity raises a $15,000,000 series B round from Andreessen Horowitz, Charles River Ventures and Steve Blank.
January 1, 2012
Udacity raises a $5,000,000 series A round from Charles River Ventures.

Funding Rounds

Patents

Further Resources

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Admissions - Udacity

Web

Cloud Developer Nanodegree Program

May 14, 2019

Microsoft's Vision AI Developer Kit is now generally available

Kyle Wiggers

Web

September 4, 2019

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Clare McDonald
September 6, 2021
ComputerWeekly.com
Alongside Udacity and the Blacks in Technology Foundation, Nokia has launched an online nanodegree aimed at increasing the number of people from underrepresented backgrounds in tech worldwide
Udacity
June 16, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Udacity, the online learning and talent transformation platform powering the careers of the future, today announced the additions of York Poon...
Technavio
May 24, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Set to grow by USD 772.04 million during 2021-2025, Technavio's latest market research report estimates the coding bootcamp market to register...
Lianna Norman
May 17, 2021
Business Insider
The gap in traditional engineering degrees and the experience of building real cars is leading to a lag in electric vehicles and autonomous driving.
Sarah Saril
April 13, 2021
Business Insider
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