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.
Company Growth (employees)
Mountain View, US
Size (employees)
300 (est)+3%
Coursera was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People/Management at Coursera

Jeff Maggioncalda

Jeff Maggioncalda

Daphne Koller

Daphne Koller

Andrew Ng

Andrew Ng


Coursera Office Locations

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

Coursera Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

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.

Coursera Financials


Market valuation

800 m
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Coursera Operating Metrics

Coursera's Registered Users was reported to be 26 m in Jun, 2017
Feb, 2017Jun, 2017

Registered Users

24 m26 m


2 k

University Partners



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Coursera Median Salaries

Source: 83 public H-1B filings from Coursera
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Coursera's Web-traffic and Trends

Coursera Online and Social Media Presence

Coursera News and Updates

Coursera’s chief product officer just left to become a VC

 Tom Willerer, who has spent the last four years with the online education company Coursera — the last two as its chief product officer — is moving on from the outfit to become a venture capitalist. Specifically, Willerer is joining Venrock, a venture firm founded nearly 50 years ago to build off th…

It’s the end of the university as we know it

This is the last in The Vanishing University, a four-part series exploring the tech-driven future of higher education in America. Here are parts one, two,…

Online education platform Coursera books $64 mln Series D

Silicon Valley-based Coursera, an online education platform, has raised $64 million in Series D funding. The investors were GSV Asset Management, New Enterprise Associates, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Learn Capital and the Lampert Foundation.

Coursera raises $64 million to expand its corporate e-learning business and master’s degree programs

Online education company Coursera has raised $64 million in a series D round of funding led by GSV Asset Management, with participation from New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB), Learn Capital, and the Lampert Foundation. Founded in 2012, Coursera partners with univ…

Coursera Company Life and Culture

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