TU Incubator

TU Incubator supports local, regional, and national member companies with the resources, support, and networks needed to succeed.

As a university-integrated business incubator, TU Incubator uniquely supports startups as well as TU students, faculty, and staff. We promote venture creation and small business growth to stimulate economic development and to further the respective missions of Towson University and Baltimore County.

Founded in 2007, TU Incubator has supported over 75 companies and produced greater than $150 million in economic impact. Today, TU Incubator is focused on technology enabled services, particularly those that focus on university core competencies, such as education and healthcare.

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TU Incubator is a mixed-use incubator specializing in edtech.

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Unique Resources and Collaboration

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Baltimore County is Maryland′s second-largest job center and a prime location to start a business. TU Incubator encourages engagement and collaboration to augment the resources needed to establish a strong business foundation. We work closely with community partners, service providers, and experienced professionals to help ventures succeed. Support from Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development provides value to TU Incubator and member companies.

An EdTech Focus

EdTech (education technology) is the platforms, tools, and digital initiatives used to improve learning and administrative outcomes and efficiencies, including end users in early childhood, K-12, postsecondary, special, corporate, and workforce education. TU Incubator supports the largest cluster of edtech companies in Maryland, leveraging TU’s resources and reputation in teacher preparation and education to help member companies succeed.

EdTech Innovation Showcase

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The EdTech Innovation Showcase features networking, product demonstrations and lightning presentations from entrepreneurs who are leading the regional EdTech space.

From k–12 through higher education, these startups are transforming education and addressing real-world issues—assessment, learning enhancements, admissions, funding, professional development, project-based learning, engagement—that affect the entire education ecosystem.

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Sponsors and Partners

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Maryland Department of Commerce

The state's primary economic development agency, stimulating private investment, creating jobs, and providing workforce training and financial assistance to Maryland companies.

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SC&H Group

SC&H Group is a management consulting, audit, and tax firm serving clients from private sector businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Our strategic practices provide advice that transform our clients’ businesses and help them outpace competition.

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Sylvan Learning

For nearly 40 years, Sylvan has helped millions of students and families achieve new levels of academic success by focusing on building confidence, igniting intellectual curiosity and inspiring a love for learning.

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Maryland’s lead source for entrepreneurial business assistance and seed funding for the development of startup companies. TEDCO is a resource of mentoring, funding and networking for entrepreneurs and start-ups.

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Whiteford, Taylor & Preston

With offices across the Mid-Atlantic, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is one of the area's largest law firms. We serve clients throughout the nation as well as national companies and law firms seeking representation in the region.

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