Free MOOC Credentials for Veterans

November 13, 2014

Coursera will offer all U.S. veterans the chance to earn a verified certificate free of charge, courtesy of the U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs. First lady Michelle Obama announced the department's partnership with the massive open online course provider during the Women’s Veterans’ Employability Summit, saying Coursera will also expand its network of "learning hubs" -- spaces where MOOC students can meet and collaborate -- in the U.S. with the launch of 20 new hubs aimed at veterans. The VA will market the partnership through its employment center.

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