Coursera

Coursera

Coursera is an online education technology company founded in 2012 by Daphne Koller.

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Timeline

July 17, 2020
Coursera raises a $130,000,000 series F round from SEEK, Learn Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Enterprise Associates and G Squared.
April 25, 2019
$103 million Series E round of funding

The round was led by Seek Group, with participation from Future Fund and NEA.

April 2019
Coursera raises a $103,000,000 series E round from SEEK, Future Fund and New Enterprise Associates.
June 2017
Coursera raises a $64,000,000 series D round from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Learn Capital, New Enterprise Associates and the Lampert Foundation.
August 25, 2015
Coursera raises a $49,500,000 series C round from Times Internet, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Enterprise Associates and International Finance Corporation.
November 24, 2013
Coursera raises a $20,000,000 series B round from IFC Venture Capital and Learn Capital.
July 10, 2013
Coursera raises a $43,000,000 series B round from Learn Capital, Yuri Milner and International Finance Corporation.
July 17, 2012
Coursera raises a $6,000,000 series A round from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and New Enterprise Associates.

Funding rounds

Funding round
Funding type
Funding round amount (USD)
Funding round date
Investment
Coursera funding round, April 2019
103,000,000
April 2019
8 Results
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People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Akhil Mallavarapu

Employee

Alan Ni

Employee

Allison Fink

Employee

Andrew Ng

Founder

April Pascua

Employee

Audrey Li

Employee

Becky Hu

Employee

Ben

Employee

Ben Schwab

Employee

Betty Tsan

Employee

Brandon Topping

Employee

Brice Pollock

Employee

Chris Heather

Employee

Chris Palmatier

Employee

Christopher de Sousa

Employee

Claire Smith

Employee

Daphne Koller

Founder

Darrell Gaspar

Employee

Debby Chang

Employee

Devon Bowman

Employee

Eli Bildner

Employee

Etra Caldes-Liu

Employee

Evan Hamilton

Employee

Fred Rosenzweig

Employee

Geoff Schuller

Employee

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Companies

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News

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Author
Date
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Description
Sophia Kunthara
March 5, 2021
Crunchbase News
Coursera reported $293.5 million in revenue in 2020, up 59 percent from $184.4 million in 2019.
Natasha Mascarenhas
March 5, 2021
TechCrunch
After TechCrunch broke the news yesterday that Coursera was planning to file its S-1 today, the edtech company officially dropped the document Friday evening. Coursera was last valued at $2.4 billion by the private markets, when it most recently raised a Series F round in October 2020 that was worth $130 million. Coursera's S-1 filing [...]
Michael Haley
March 5, 2021
Business Insider
GSV Ventures raised $180 million for its second fund focused on edtech companies. Its first fund backed edtech unicorn Coursera.
Natasha Mascarenhas
March 4, 2021
TechCrunch
Coursera, an online education platform that has seen its business grow amid the coronavirus pandemic, is planning to file paperwork tomorrow for its initial public offering, sources familiar with the matter say. The company has been talking to underwriters since last year, but tomorrow could mark its first legal step in the process to IPO. [...]
Julia Pugachevsky
February 23, 2021
Business Insider
Among JHU's offerings are 3 short COVID-19 courses, which provide free certificates of completion to add to your LinkedIn or resume.
Julia Pugachevsky
February 23, 2021
Business Insider
UMich offers many free online classes and programs through edX, Coursera, and FutureLearn. Here are 14 popular ones, from Python to public health.
Anika Nayak
February 19, 2021
Business Insider
Stanford's online nutrition class taught me how to make healthier food swaps and prepare fiber-rich, protein-packed dinners that taste great.
Megan Rose Dickey
February 13, 2021
TechCrunch
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Mara Leighton and Julia Pugachevsky
February 12, 2021
Business Insider
Coursera offers free online classes, specializations, and professional certificate programs. Here are the ones with the highest enrollments.
Mara Leighton
February 11, 2021
Business Insider
Coursera now offers select public health courses in topics like COVID-19, global health, infection prevention, disease clusters, and more.
Mara Leighton
January 28, 2021
Business Insider
Learn everything from C+ and Python programming to designing storylines and music for your dream game.
Julia Pugachevsky
January 27, 2021
Business Insider
Like edX and Coursera, FutureLearn offers a wide range of free short courses, longer programs, and even online degrees from global universities.
Mara Leighton
January 22, 2021
Business Insider
Learning How to Learn helps you understand how your brain processes and builds memory, so you can learn practically any subject you want.
Mara Leighton
December 29, 2020
Business Insider
I took a free online course on Coursera -- created by the Museum of Modern Art, one of the top museums in the world -- to get back into a hobby I enjoy.
Mara Leighton and Julia Pugachevsky
December 21, 2020
Business Insider
Learn everything from introductory programming to how to build an Android app on Coursera. Many courses are free and offer certification.
Connie Chen
December 18, 2020
Business Insider
Online classes can help you advance your career or keep you entertained during the pandemic. Here's a breakdown of four popular e-learning platforms.
Keith Shaw
December 9, 2020
Business Insider
From digitizing the classroom and admissions process to VR medical training, these 64 companies are innovating in higher education right now.
Mara Leighton
December 3, 2020
Business Insider
Pick up data science, IT, or cloud technology skills and certificates from top companies like Google, Amazon, IBM, Facebook, and Goldman Sachs.
Julia Pugachevsky
November 30, 2020
Business Insider
Get affordable online courses, e-learning subscriptions, and ebook and audiobook memberships as part of Cyber Monday 2020 sales.
Julia Pugachevsky
November 27, 2020
Business Insider
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