edX News / Learner News
edX recently conducted a survey exploring how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way that Americans think about their future education and career decisions, and found conflicting points of view. The pandemic has directly impacted 58% of Americans’ decisions to seek additional education. While respondents agreed that learning opportunities to advance their careers were best, they remained split on the need to invest in education...
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What program did you take on edX, and what were your goals in taking it? Six Sigma and Lean: Quantitative Tools for Quality and Productivity Professional Certificate program from TUMx. Although I have a background in engineering, I was starting a new career in performance excellence (continuous improvement of processes and reduction of waste). I wanted to learn the concepts and tools to succeed and...
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We are pleased to announce that Universidad Anáhuac, one of the top universities in Mexico, has joined the edX global partner community. Anáhuac’s mission is to contribute to the formation of future leaders that promote the development of people and society. The Anáhuac University Network is comprised of eight institutions that collectively offer more than 60 Bachelor’s degrees and 200 graduate programs. Anáhuac’s education model...
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We’re excited to bring you Larisa’s inspiring story about how W3Cx’s Front-End Web Developer Professional Certificate program helped her embark on a completely new career path and the passion and success she experienced through her newfound skills. This is what she had to say about her experience learning on edX. What program did you take on edX, and what were your goals in taking...
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At edX, we believe that your big ideas start here. And we’re committed to helping you get to where you want to be, in as streamlined a way as possible. That’s why we’re always looking for ways to improve your edX experience, including how you enroll in a program. We listened to your feedback, and today, we’re excited to now offer bundled program purchasing for...
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Today, we are proud to announce the launch of Professional Certificate programs, the latest offering to further our mission to increase access to education that today’s global, connected learner demands. Professional Certificate programs are a series of in-demand courses designed to build or advance critical skills for a specific career. Created by industry leaders and top universities, Professional Certificate programs help develop the skills and...
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