Coursera is partnering with publishers to make it easier for students to access e-textbooks.
A big step forward for online education: Coursera has announced that students can now apply credit to their college degree for five of its free courses.
Online education supernova Coursera just announced that it will offer students verified certificates of completion of some of its courses.
For the first time a brick and mortar educational institution, Antioch University, will offer Coursera MOOCs (massive open online courses) for credit as part of a bachelor's degree program. This announcement could be one of the first tremors in a seismic shift in higher education.
Coursera‘s founders may have realized their vision to bring free online education to the masses far sooner than expected.
Just three months after raising their first institutional funding round of $16 million, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers-backed startup has …
Two Stanford University professors and a dream to educate the world, that’s what started Coursera. The service offers university-level courses to anyone with an Internet for free and just raised $16 million from venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & …