Entrepreneurs share a lot in common: Determination. Passion. Ingenuity. And in the case of two students enrolling at MIT this fall: A path shaped by MITx.

While everyone takes a different road to success, MIT’s online learning platform provided two key turning points for Jakub Chudik and Jin Wu. Both excelled in entrepreneurship online courses on MITx on edX, the massive open online courses (MOOCs) offered by the Institute. More critically, both attended MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp, an intensive on-campus training for learners who excelled at MITx entrepreneurship MOOCs. And now both will be attending MIT this fall.

Read their full story here.