Coursera has announced that 12 universities — including three international institutions — will be joining Princeton University, Stanford University, University of Michigan, and University of Pennsylvania in offering Coursera classes, according to the Coursera Blog.
On Coursera, you will now be able to access world-class courses from:California Institute of TechnologyDuke UniversityÉcole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneGeorgia Institute of TechnologyJohns Hopkins UniversityPrinceton UniversityRice UniversityStanford UniversityUniversity of California, San FranciscoUniversity of EdinburghUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUniversity of MichiganUniversity of PennsylvaniaUniversity of TorontoUniversity of VirginiaUniversity of Washington
You’ll be able to choose from more than 100 courses, from Professor Dan Ariely’s course on irrational behavior, to learning how to program in Scala (taught from the creator of Scala, Professor Martin Odersky from EPFL), to the legendary UVA course “How Things Work” with Professor Louis Bloomfield.
You can check out the most current course list here — keep in mind you can enroll in a class even if the start date is TBA.
To date, 700,000 students from 190 countries have participated in classes on Coursera, with more than 1.55 million course enrollments total.
Via Dr. Stefan Gruenwald