Tags Coursera

University of Michigan takes virtual reality to Coursera

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

The university plans to use lessons from its extended-reality initiative to offer 10 courses focused on skills training.

Parsons diversifies curriculum with two new online learning partnerships

by Emily Bamforth • 5 months ago

The Parsons School of Design is partnering with 42Courses and FutureLearn to expand the reach of its renowned fashion and design curriculum.

Google offers free IT certificates to community colleges, technical high schools

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

Schools in Connecticut have already begun putting the certificates in their programs.

Emeritus targets direct-to-business model with $650M funding round

by Emily Bamforth • 9 months ago

Exceutives said the online courses provider will also expand into new fields, such as health care.

Coursera plans IPO amid online learning surge

by Benjamin Freed • 1 year ago

The company, which partners with more than 150 universities to create online classes, is reportedly seeking a $5 billion valuation.

Coursera launches 'activism in sports' class taught by Chris Webber

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The five-time NBA All-Star will teach a course, Coursera announced, offered through Morehouse College, an all-male historically Black college in Atlanta, Georgia.

Coursera partners with Howard U., expands diversity catalog

by EdScoop Staff • 1 year ago

Coursera announced a new partnership with the historically Black university, along with workforce initiatives and more than 40 courses centered on diversity, equity and inclusion.

Google announces certificates, scholarships to support workforce

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Google says it will consider completion of the Coursera-based programs, which begin this fall, the equivalent of a four-year college degree.

Coursera offers free access to universities closed by coronavirus

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

The dozens of institutions closing their doors in recent days in response to the public health crisis now have an additional resource to draw from.