Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free. Our technology enables our partners to teach millions of students rather than hundreds. We envision a future where everyone has access to a world-class education that has so far been available to a select few. We aim to empower people with education that will improve their lives, the lives of their families, and the communities they live in.

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HQMountain View, US
Size (employees)300 (est)+3%
Coursera was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US
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Key People/Management at Coursera

Jeff Maggioncalda

Jeff Maggioncalda

Daphne Koller

Daphne Koller

Andrew Ng

Andrew Ng

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Coursera Office Locations

Coursera has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
381 E Evelyn Ave
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Coursera Financials and Metrics

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Coursera total Funding

$210.1 m

Coursera latest funding size

$64 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Coursera investors

Coursera's latest funding round in June 2017 was reported to be $64 m. In total, Coursera has raised $210.1 m. Coursera's latest valuation is reported to be $800 m.
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Coursera Operating Metrics

Coursera's Registered Users was reported to be 26 m in Jun, 2017.
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Coursera Online and Social Media Presence

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Coursera News and Updates

Digital Marketing Courses 2018 Global Market Key Players – Coursera, Digital Vidya, Digital Marketing Institute, Manipal Prolearn, NIIT – Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Presents “Global Digital Marketing Courses Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Mindtree ropes in Coursera for upskilling workforce

To upskill its workforce in relevant and high-end technology skills like Machine Learning, Python and data science, leading IT services firm Mindtree has partnered with US-based online education company Coursera.

There’s a Coursera class to help your clueless boss figure out AI

Andrew Ng is best known for his work at Google, where he helped establish the Google Brain program, and as the Chief Scientist at Baidu. But his impact in the field of artificial intelligence is probably most profound through his work at Coursera, an online learning center he co-founded. Ng teaches …

Andrew Ng launches ‘AI for Everyone,’ a new Coursera program aimed at business professionals

Andrew Ng's new Coursera program -- 'AI for Everyone' -- puts artificial intelligence in practical terms for business leaders and executives.

Online Data Science Training Programs Global Market 2018-2022: Analytix Lab, Coursera, FutureLearn, Simplilearn

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Online Data Science Training Programs Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2022” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Massive Open Online Course Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Coursera, Iversity, Udacity, Miriada X, Open2Study, Novoed

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Massive Open Online Course Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Coursera, Iversity, Udacity, Miriada X, Open2Study, Novoed”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Coursera Blogs

End of the Year Round-Up 2018

  By Shravan Goli, Chief Product Officer, Coursera In a world where 50% of the jobs are at the risk of automation, and more than 300M people entering the workforce in the next 10 years, Coursera’s goal is to provide learners with access to high-quality content and skills that enable them to make a s…

Here are the skills you’ll need in 2019

The future of work conversation, catalyzed by the rapid advancement of technologies like machine learning and blockchain, and demand for skills in these areas, has dominated headlines in 2018. Rightfully so, these areas are seeing enormous demand from our 37 million global learners. Upon examination…

Join Coursera’s New Community

Do you want to connect with people from around the world who are excited about learning and passionate about the same subject as you? Do you wish you could meet people who are a few steps ahead of you in your chosen career and ask for their advice? Do you need course recommendations or would […] The…

Learner Spotlight: Lisa Leniashina

I became interested in mathematics and computer programming in high school. I ended up earning a B.S. in mathematics and took some introductory programming classes at my university in Russia. After that, I got a chance to join Intel Corp. as an Intern in Technical Recruiting, and suddenly found myse…

What’s new on Coursera for Business – November 2018

One of the most exciting releases of the year has come just in time for the holidays: our first Amazon Web Services (AWS) fundamentals course from the creators at Amazon. Here are our top picks for November: AWS Fundamentals: Going Cloud-Native, Amazon Web Services (AWS) – Our first course from Amaz…

The Corporate Zeitgeist of 2018: Workforce Transformation

By Shwetabh Mittal, Director, Product Management and Corporate Strategy It’s been a big year for Coursera for Business — we grew 300% since 2017, increased our portfolio to over 1,500 customers globally, and expanded Coursera for Business to small and medium-sized businesses. We made deep inroads in…
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Coursera Company Life and Culture

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Coursera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Coursera founded?

    Coursera was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Coursera key executives?

    Coursera's key executives are Jeff Maggioncalda, Daphne Koller and Andrew Ng.

  • How many employees does Coursera have?

    Coursera has 300 employees.

  • Who are Coursera competitors?

    Competitors of Coursera include Moviola, Pluralsight and New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

  • Where is Coursera headquarters?

    Coursera headquarters is located at 381 E Evelyn Ave, Mountain View.

  • Where are Coursera offices?

    Coursera has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does Coursera have?

    Coursera has 1 office.