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.
TypePrivate
HQMountain View, US
Founded2012
Size (employees)300 (est)+3%
Websitecoursera.org
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

CEO
Daphne Koller

Daphne Koller

Co-Founder
Andrew Ng

Andrew Ng

Co-Founder
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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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Founding Date

2012

Coursera total Funding

$210.1 m

Coursera latest funding size

$64 m

Time since last funding

a year 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 Revenue

Market valuation

800.0m
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Coursera Operating Metrics

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

Courses

2 k

Registered Users

24 m26 m

Specializations

180

University Partners

150
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Coursera Online and Social Media Presence

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Coursera News and Updates

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

Coursera Now Offers a $99 Crash Course in Blockchain

Fake it till you make it.

Coursera’s Andrew Ng dreams of AI powered local solutions

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not the solution to everything, but its disruptive innovation gives us the opportunity to make the world better for everyone, says Coursera co-founder Andrew Ng

Six lessons from a post-millennial on getting a job in AI

Shavak Agrawal says that one should have a good understanding of linear algebra, probability, statistics and other core maths concepts as machine learning involves complex functions with different variables

5 Ways to Keep Learning Without Sacrificing Your Career

You don't have to choose between your job and the opportunity to continue learning and developing your skills.

This boot camp aims to help 10,000 female-founded businesses by 2020

Kathleen Griffith wants to help brands “like the future Glossiers, Bumbles, and Stitch Fixes” by supporting women entrepreneurs through education. There are several professions where women are still the minority: They make up only 15% of cab drivers, and only 14% of police officers. And in 2017, the…
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Coursera Blogs

How Students in Detroit Used Online Learning to Take Back The Arts

Students who participate in the arts are more likely to be proficient in reading, writing, math, and develop skills that equate to more than just expressing creativity. As federal funding for arts education in U.S. public schools dwindles, the need for accessible learning programs for young students…

Global Human Rights Teach-Out

In collaboration with the University of Michigan and Leiden University, we’re excited to announce the Global Human Rights Teach-Out which will take place on Coursera from October 17-20.  Over 30 academics from 19 of the world’s leading universities will discuss Global Human Rights issues. Non-govern…

10 New Specializations & Courses in Blockchain, Cybersecurity, and More

Here’s a list of 10 new courses and Specializations on Coursera! Learn in-demand topics from top universities and leading companies from all over the world. Whether you want to jumpstart your career as a full-stack web developer or get up to speed on groundbreaking Blockchain technology, we’ve got y…

Webpack 3 to 4: Facing the known unknowns and unknown unknowns

This post will sketch out what a Webpack 3 to 4 upgrade looks like in a large modern web application. We hope this is either an entertaining recollection or helpful for your own future upgrades.Why upgrade?Coursera has used Webpack in production for a few years now. Recently, we’ve been thinking abo…

What’s New on Coursera for Business – September 2018

The Coursera platform grows by the day – we have added, on average, seventy new courses each month for the past two years. This past September, we released a variety of new courses, from blockchain foundations and AR/VR to Kotlin, Golang, and UX design. Here are our top picks from September: Blockch…

Launch Your Career in Cloud Networking

The Networking in Google Cloud Platform Specialization created by the Google Cloud Training Team will teach you everything you need to know about cloud networking. By the end of the Specialization you’ll be able to design, develop, and manage networking solutions to drive business objectives. Hear m…
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Coursera Company Life and Culture

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