Is Coursera Set to Disrupt Higher Education?

Brett Schafer, The Motley Fool
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Is Coursera Set to Disrupt Higher Education?

Shares of education technology company Coursera (NYSE: COUR) started trading on March 31 in concurrence with its initial public offering (IPO). Is Coursera set to disrupt the multi-trillion-dollar education industry? Coursera was founded in 2012 by two Stanford computer science professors, Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller.