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Programming jobs are as hot as ever and there is no end in sight. If you are looking for a secure job with the flexibility to work online from anywhere, programming is the way to go. One of the best things about the field of computer programming is that the most popular programming languages can be learned online for free. Introductory programming courses are available...

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New Year's Resolution: Learn to Code
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Here’s One New Year’s Resolution You’ll Want to Keep. Still looking for a resolution for the New Year? In 2016, learn to code or take your computer programming skills to the next level. Become the genius that designs, controls and powers the digital devices, websites, mobile apps and more that we interact with every day. Here are four predictions for 2016 that will make learning to...

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Next week kicks off Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek), celebrating computer science and inspiring learners and teachers to explore coding. During CSEdWeek, learners of all ages are encouraged to dive into coding and try an Hour of Code. At edX, we celebrate CS and increasing access to computer science education. EdX computer science courses inspire and teach tomorrow’s great computer scientists. And, edX courses are made...

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Are you interested in taking your Java skills to the next level? Here are three reasons to start learning computer programming and Java today: Programming jobs: Supply and demand There is a big gap between available computer programming jobs and computer science students. According to forecasts, in 2020 there will be 1,000,000 more jobs than students in the United States. This gap is expected to become higher...

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Discover the thrill of learning how to code, understand the science behind election issues and voting, or become a more informed consumer about medicine. EdX has exciting new courses starting soon in a range in topics, from business to physics. Explore our courses and enroll today!

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Learn the most commonly spoken language, build your own app, discover how your body fights off disease, or learn how to solve real computational problems. EdX’s upcoming courses offer a wide array of interesting subjects and real-world skills. Find the course for you and enroll today! 

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Are you interested in participating in an exciting online learning experience? If so, edX has new courses designed to provide you with world-class education at your convenience. We’re spotlighting 10 courses starting soon that range from leadership training to computer programming. Join us and sign up for a course today!