YouScience, a Nashville, Tenn.-based provider of a workforce development platform, raised $3.9M of a $5M investment round.
The company, which has filed its Form D with the SEC, will invest the funds in the further development of its product platform, marketing and sales expansion, and working capital.
In addition to other private investors, YouScience CEO Philip Hardin and The Ball Foundation, a leader of aptitude research, have contributed $2.2M to this round.
Founded in 2012, YouScience aims to solve workforce development and educational debt issues by allowing students to effectively set an education and career direction. The company has developed a profile that allows students to discover the intersection of their aptitudes, interests and career opportunities to set a direction for education and career success.