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HotChalk – Why Work For Us?

HotChalk Higher Education partners with select traditional nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-value accredited online degrees to working professionals—while extending the mission, visibility and integrity of our higher education clients.

At HotChalk, we believe everyone deserves access to education. We serve millions of users around the globe in K-12, and we provide leading-edge turnkey technology and services to our university partners. HotChalk’s mission is to make learning possible for everyone, everywhere… and we deliver! 

If you are optimistic about the future of online education, passionate about changing the lives of others, and driven to make a difference in the world, this is the place for you.

We value the importance of hiring the best talent, and offer competitive compensation packages and a dynamic working environment.


Our Philosophy

We see a bright future where everyone, everywhere

can pursue their full academic potential.

We Believe

Education transforms the world.
Educators lead the way.

While technology is crucial to improving access to education and education outcomes, people come first.

Our Story

In 2004, we launched HotChalk with a vision of improving education outcomes. Over the years, we’ve built the largest online education community in the world, attracting tens of millions of users and serving billions of pages of free education content to consumers around the globe.

HotChalk Reviews

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39 Reviews
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    I worked at HotChalk full-time


    Great benefits, flexible schedule and great team to work for and with.


    Change of direction and goals made it chaotic at times.

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    Keep going!

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HotChalk Interviews

Updated Nov 22, 2014
Updated Nov 22, 2014

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    I applied online – interviewed at HotChalk.

    Interview Details

    Phone Screen, three face-to-face panel interviews with up to three interviewers at a time. You will have to interview over a couple of days. The company is slow on scheduling interviews and prefer you come during working hours. Hard to reach HR now (this was my second time applying- first time was it was well ran- they cancelled the position).

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HotChalk Awards & Accolades

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Top 20 Most Promising Education Service Providers, CIO Review Magazine, 2014

Additional Info

Headquarters Campbell, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 2004
Type Company - Private
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

HotChalk is a leading provider of education technology and services. The Silicon Valley company partners with universities to provide turnkey solutions that put degree programs on-line. HotChalk solutions incorporate all phases of the education life cycle and deliver industry- leading student retention and graduation rates. HotChalk operates the largest global network of free... More

Mission: At HotChalk, our mission is to provide education to everyone, everywhere.

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