Coursera Hits 1 Million Students, With Udacity Close Behind | cool stuff from research |

Coursera said that it had students registered in 196 countries. The highest proportions are in the United States (38 percent), Brazil (6 percent), India (5 percent), and China (4 percent). The breakdown is similar at Udacity, which says it has students in 203 countries, with the greatest numbers hailing from the United States (42 percent), India (7 percent), Britain (5 percent), and Germany (4 percent).

Via Alberto Acereda, Ph.D., Mark Smithers