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Degreed is a free service that scores and validates a user's lifelong education from accredited and non-accredited sources.  It helps students overcome the considerable shortcomings of their traditional degree. The Platform helps to connect all the resources people use to learn and grow, including corporate learning systems and millions of courses, videos, books, articles, podcasts, and subject experts from thousands of sources.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)377(-1%)

Key People/Management at Degreed

David Blake

David Blake

CEO, Founder
Chris McCarthy

Chris McCarthy

Taylor Blake

Taylor Blake

Product Manager
Eric Sharp

Eric Sharp

Founder and CTO
Bill Horst

Bill Horst

Kat Archibald

Kat Archibald

Director of Product
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Degreed Office Locations

Degreed has offices in San Francisco, New York and Salt Lake City
San Francisco, US (HQ)
445 Bryant St, San Francisco
New York, US
18 W 18th St 6th Floor
Salt Lake City, US
320 W 200 S Floor 2
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Degreed Financials and Metrics

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Degreed total Funding

$153.2 m

Degreed latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Degreed investors

Degreed's latest funding round in June 2019 was reported to be $75 m. In total, Degreed has raised $153.2 m
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Degreed Operating Metrics

Degreed's Users was reported to be 3 m in Mar, 2019. Degreed's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 220 in Mar, 2019.
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3 m
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Degreed Online and Social Media Presence

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Degreed News and Updates

UK-based Adepto acquired by Degreed to create comprehensive platform for skill building and employee satisfaction

San Francisco-based Degreed, the workforce skill-building platform, has acquired London’s Adepto, a “Total Talent” platform that displays the skill-sets of current, past, and potential employees. When employees don’t see career opportunities at their current company, they leave; this turnover costs …

Degreed Acquires Adepto to Enable Businesses to Sense and Respond to Shifting Demand for Skills

Acquisition will add enhanced skills inventories, on-the-job development experiences, and career mobility to industry-leading learning experience platform.

WATCH: Degreed is helping corporations reskill their employees by bringing a fresh approach to learning

Degreed has raised close to $140 million and works with over 250 companies. In this video story, product marketing head Todd Tauber talks about how the US-based skill learning company is helping corporations shed their top-down approach to make their workforce more relevant in these fast-changing ti…

Degreed nabs $35 mln

San Francisco-based Degreed, a workforce learning and skill-tracking platform, has raised $35 million in funding. The investors were Owl Ventures, Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures GSV Accelerate and AllianceBernstein Growth Stage Capital. Degreed also closed a $40 million venture debt facility wit…

Degreed raises $75 million to plug employees’ skills gaps

Learning and skill-tracking platform Degreed has raised $75 million to help employees learn new skills and advance their careers.

Our goal is to make sure no one in today’s workforce becomes irrelevant due to lack of new skills, says Degreed CEO Chris McCarthy

US-based learning and skill tracking platform Degreed makes organisations recognise employees’ skills picked up from different learning platforms and promotes continuous learning.
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Degreed Blogs

How the Cayman Islands Government is Building a World-Class Civil Service

We’ve heard watercooler complaints about employees being dragged away from their desks for formal training that interrupts the day. But what if you and your coworkers worked on three different islands, requiring trips on boats and planes for the latest mandatory training sessions? According to Glori…

4 Steps to Implementing Design Thinking at Your Organization

If you don’t think your organization is creative enough to implement design thinking, think again. Design thinking isn’t about your knowledge of design concepts or color palettes, but rather it’s about designing tools and processes with the end-user in mind. When we design programs or platforms dire…

That’s a Wrap: The Top 10 Resources of 2019 for Upskilling Your Workforce

As I look back on 2019, I think about what a year it’s been for companies who are in the middle of major digital transformations, facing the challenge of upskilling and reskilling the workforce of the future. I spend much of my time speaking about and doing research on the future of learning and wor…

Pinpointing the Right Skills to Activate Performance

“The only way to survive is to continuously transform into something else. It’s this idea of continuous transformation that makes an innovative company.” Ginni Rometty, CEO, IBM Technology is everywhere, transformation is everywhere, and we’re using technologies to drive business transformations con…

Puppies, Coffee, and Chocolate: Establishing a Continuous Learning Habit

There’s no doubt about it, you are going to need new skills to be successful in the future workplace. According to the World Economic Forum, over half of all workers will need reskilling within the next three years. And, while it may seem like the future is far off, in many ways it’s already here. […

Degreed Acquires Adepto

For the past seven years, Degreed has been building a platform to develop and measure the in-demand skills people need for the future. We believe that data about the skills people have (or don’t have) can help organizations make smarter decisions about how they hire, manage, and develop talent. We’v…
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Degreed Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Degreed founded?

    Degreed was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Degreed key executives?

    Degreed's key executives are David Blake, Chris McCarthy and Taylor Blake.

  • How many employees does Degreed have?

    Degreed has 377 employees.

  • Who are Degreed competitors?

    Competitors of Degreed include Everwise, EdCast and PowerSpeaking.

  • Where is Degreed headquarters?

    Degreed headquarters is located at 445 Bryant St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Degreed offices?

    Degreed has offices in San Francisco, New York and Salt Lake City.

  • How many offices does Degreed have?

    Degreed has 3 offices.