MIAMI and LANHAM, Md. (Nov. 10, 2020) – Today, University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School announced a new partnership with 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in education technology, to launch its first intensive online training program in financial technology. Geared toward adult learners and working professionals, the University of Miami FinTech Boot Camp will prepare participants for technology roles in the region’s growing financial services sector.
“As the economy continues to adapt against the backdrop of COVID-19, there is a heightened demand for fintech solutions and talent, including here in Miami,” said Dr. Henrik Cronqvist, vice dean for graduate business programs and executive education at Miami Herbert Business School. “Through our new partnership with 2U, the Miami Herbert Business School will bring working professionals a rigorous, market-driven boot camp that teaches the financial technology skills most relevant to the region’s employers, including Python, blockchain, and machine learning.”