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Harleen, a data security specialist and consultant at Microsoft, shares how the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science helped her begin a new career in data science. Before I took the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science program on edX, I had been in the IT industry and working for Microsoft for almost eight and a half years. My work was primarily as...

Read More about Seeing a Significant Career Impact from a Microsoft Professional Certificate in Data Science: Meet, Harleen

Posted in: Featured Courses / Learner Stories

When we first heard from Ali Heikal, he was completing high school and looking forward to studying Computer Science – and study he has! He got back in touch to let us know that he’s since taken more edX courses, and was accepted into the Microsoft Student Partner program! Microsoft Student Partners are student technology leaders who are empowered to build Microsoft communities on their campus and share their...

Read More about edX Learner Accepted Into Microsoft Student Partner Program

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Posted in: Featured Courses

Learn how to effectively train your body, what the most violent things in our universe are, or how to better present data using Excel. EdX offers courses from top universities and organizations to help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to be successful. Find the course for you and enroll today! Principles of Biochemistry – Harvard – Self Paced Biochemistry is the discipline that helps us describe life. But, how does it...

Read More about Health, Biology and Architecture. Courses Starting Soon on edX!

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Glassdoor recently reported that the number one job in America was a data scientist. Read on to learn more about this in-demand job and the importance of data science. Explore our courses in data science and advance your career today!  What is Data Science? You may be surprised to learn just how much data science informs your everyday life. Amazon recommendations, marketing campaigns, Uber, Siri, price comparison...

Read More about Data Scientist: The Number One Job In America

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Explore our courses and enroll today! Learn how to better prepare for a natural coastal disaster, identify important aspects of music just by listening to it or build a movie recommendation search engine using Python. EdX has exciting new courses starting soon in a variety of subjects to help enhance your skills and knowledge.

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Posted in: Featured Courses

Learn how to live longer, how to properly proofread an essay or how to know if the water you are drinking is safe. With over 800 courses offered in a wide variety of subject areas, edX helps you better understand the world around you and improves your everyday life. Enroll in a course today!

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Posted in: Featured Courses

Music, Engineering, and Computer Science It is officially 2016 and edX is excited to offer a plethora of courses to help you start the year off right. Discover Beethoven’s 9th symphony, design biological circuits, understand the basics of IP address management, or learn how educators use data to improve learning. Make your resolution to learn something new in 2016 and enroll in a course today!

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Posted in: edX News

What an amazing year 2015 has been for edX and for our learners! We celebrated our 3rd birthday, launched groundbreaking educational programs and partnerships where edX learners can earn university credit, reached 5 million learners, welcomed new partners and continued in our mission to increase access to high-quality education for everyone, everywhere. Read on for some of our 2015 highlights and join us as we celebrate this past year! Along...

Read More about edX in 2015: Our Year in Review