TechCrunch | 09.22.17

MissionU raises $8.5M to build an alternative one-year education program

By TechCrunch

In a recent post, TechCrunch announced MissionU’s Series A funding round:

The program is called MissionU, and like the original Dev Bootcamp concept, it looks to train students with the entire suite of soft and analytical skills that a company like Spotify needs on a daily basis. To do that, MissionU has raised a new $8.5 million financing round led by FirstMark Capital and existing investors, including First Round Capital and John Doerr.

We are passionate about MissionU’s quest to provide debt free education to more students, and excited to welcome Adam Braun and his team to the FirstMark family.

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