Coursera is a global online learning platform that offers anyone, anywhere, access to online courses and degrees from leading universities and companies.
Coursera is an online learning platform founded by two Stanford University computer science professors. It offers thousands of online courses in partnership with over 200 of the world's leading universities and companies. The site offers free individual courses as well as bachelor's and master's degree programs that reduce barriers to higher education. There are also professional certificate programs designed to aid workers in securing new roles or promotions.