Edtech startup Aceable raises $50 million to increase online certification courses
2020-12-21 17:06:08

aceable.pngAceable, an Austin, Texas-based mobile-first edtech platform, closed a $50 million Series C funding round led by private equity firm HGGC. To date, Aceable has raised more than $100 million.

Aceable intends to use the funding to expand the online certification courses it offers, according to a news release. The company said that it would look for both organic and inorganic growth.

Founded in 2012 and led by Blake Garrett, Founder and CEO, Aceable is a mobile-first education platform that offers state-accredited education. The digital learning platform has launched driver’s education, defensive driving courses, and real estate certification courses. To date, it has served more than 13 million students across 36 states.

“Changing or growing your career can create new opportunities to reach your life goals. Our vision is to make it accessible to anyone to gain a skill and a certification capable of setting you on the path of a well-paid career that you love,” Garrett said in a news release. “We see HGGC as a strategic, long-term financial partner that embraces and accelerates our vision to create unparalleled education experiences that make it accessible for people to change their lives.”

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