Coursera will offer certificates for sequences of MOOCs

Posted on January 18th, 2014

Coursera recently announced that it planned to give certificates to students who take sequences of MOOCs. The new program, called Specializations, will include certificates in data science, mobile-app development, and cybersecurity. Each sequence will comprise three to nine courses, plus a capstone project. Specialization certificates will involve Signature Track courses only and the certificates will cost students between US$200 to US$500, including a US$30 fee for the capstone project.