Noodle Partners Inc., a NYC-based provider of a platform for colleges and universities to expand access to and decrease the cost of premier online higher education, raised approximately $14m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Owl Ventures, which joined seed investors Osage Venture Partners and New Markets Venture Partners.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its online programs at Tulane, American and the additional dozen universities with which it is working.
Led by John Katzman, founder and CEO, Noodle Partners, and Melora Sundt, Chief Academic Officer, Noodle Partners creates innovative online and agile programs while improving traditional classroom models. Noodle Partners has the capability to work with universities on every aspect of building a certificate or degree program that they choose — marketing, student recruitment, enrollment, curriculum design, student engagement, support services, graduate placement, and alumni engagement.