Coursera Expands into Latin America

September 18, 2014

After aggressive expansion in Asia, the massive open online course provider Coursera on Wednesday announced that the University of São Paulo and the State University of Campinas will become the platform's first Brazilian partner institutions. The two universities will create courses in Portuguese to be featured on R7, a Brazilian web portal. The courses, which will go live next year, will focus on "high-demand topics from entrepreneurship to finance," according to a Coursera blog post.

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