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Nexford University lands $10.8M pre-Series A to scale its flexible remote learning platform

Two profound problems face the higher education sector globally — affordability and relevance. Whether you live in Africa, Europe, or the U.S., a major reason why people don’t go to university or college or even drop out because they cannot afford tuition fees . On the other hand , relevance shows the huge gap between what traditional universities teach and what global employers actually look for. It’s not a secret that universities focus a bit too much on theory. Over the past few yea...
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Nexford University books $4 mln seed

Washington, D.C.-based Nexford University, an online provider of workforce education, has raised $4 million in seed funding. The investors included Magnify Ventures. Source: Press Release
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