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EdX is the leading nonprofit, open-source online learning destination, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions.
|Mission||Increase access to high-quality education for everyone, everywhere. Enhance teaching and learning on campus and online. Advance teaching and learning through research.|
Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX was created to democratize and reimagine education by increasing worldwide access and creating a culture of continuous, lifelong learning. Anyone, anywhere with a desire to learn and an internet connection can take high-quality online courses online. With almost 100 global partners, we are proud to count the world’s leading universities, nonprofits, and institutions as our partners.
—The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education
—Reimagine Education Award
—PCMag.com Editors’ Choice
—2015 ISIC Award
—Boston Business Journal Innovation All-Stars
—Excellence in Higher Education, New England Board of Higher Education
—Top 30 Technologists, Transformers & Trailblazers, Center for Digital Education
|Founded||May 2, 2012|
XSeries: https://www.edx.org/xseries. XSeries Programs, a series of edX courses, are designed to help you excel in popular, career-oriented fields. These high-level programs provide a deep understanding of course material. Earn a certificate of achievement stamped by institutions such as Harvard, MIT, UC Berkeley, and more.
Verified Certificates: https://www.edx.org/verified-certificate. Verified Certificates are beneficial if you are taking edX courses for career advancement or school applications, as they provide proof for an employer, school, or institution that you have successfully completed an online course. Working towards a certificate can also keep you motivated along the way, and upon completion, they can be added to your LinkedIn profile with a secure link to share with professional contacts and potential employers.
MicroMasters Credential: www.edx.org/micromasters. MicroMasters programs are a series of graduate level courses from top universities designed to advance your career. They provide deep learning in a specific career field and are recognized by employers for their real job relevance. Students may apply to the university offering credit for the MicroMasters certificate and, if accepted, can pursue an accelerated and less expensive Master’s Degree.