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We partner with leading universities to deliver the world's best online degree programs. You don't need to quit your job or move to a new city to earn a top university degree. Learn from the same professors and graduate with a high-value credential from the same university. Choose from a wide variety of online Master’s degrees in some of today’s most in-demand fields or an online Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.

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Earn a high-stature degree for much less than similar on-campus programs. We partner with top universities to create affordable learning programs that make degrees more accessible for everyone. With tuition well below most on-campus degree programs, online degrees on Coursera are designed to allow students to invest in their education and increase their earning potential post-graduation. Financial aid is available for qualified students.

Modular & Stackable

Try your first course risk-free & start working towards your degree today. Courses, Specializations, or MasterTrack Certificates that are part of degrees allow you to start learning right away, so you can make progress on your own schedule. If you are admitted to the full program, your completed courses count towards your degree learning.

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Benefit from team-based learning and live expert instruction. Online degrees on Coursera are powered by technology that helps you spark meaningful connections with faculty and your peers. Throughout the program, you may attend online lectures from anywhere and interact directly with professors and classmates. On every step of your learning journey, you’ll have access to a dedicated online student support team. Get help to resolve sticking points so you can master new concepts and skills.

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University of Illinois iMBA Student

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Anu A.

University of Illinois MCS-DS Student

Average work experience

14 years

Students represent

95 countries

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University of Illinois MCS-DS Student

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University of Illinois MCS-DS Graduate

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Dean Emeritus and Professor of Finance and Professor of Economics , University of Illinois , iMBA

Laurence Lehmann-Ortega

Affiliate Professor of Management , HEC Paris , MSc in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Robert Brunner

Professor of Accountancy , University of Illinois , iMSA

Jiawei Han

Abel Bliss Professor , University of Illinois , MCS/MCS-DS

Jingrui He

Assistant Professor, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering , ASU , MCS

Laxmikant V. Kale

Paul and Cynthia Saylor Professor , University of Illinois , MCS