1. May 29, 2018

    Faculty, staff and students can earn free Coursera certifications

    Current students, faculty and staff at all three U-M campuses can now earn a verified certificate free of charge for online courses developed by U-M faculty and instructional teams for Coursera.

  2. March 6, 2018

    University announces first online degrees through Coursera

    U-M and the online learning platform Coursera have announced a partnership to offer new master’s degree options in applied data science, public health, and construction engineering and management.

  3. September 14, 2017

    New library management MOOC series fills educational gap

    A new massive open online course series offered by U-M will provide advanced training in management to public librarians.

  4. September 20, 2016

    U-M, edX announce three online, social innovation MicroMasters

    Online learners interested in educational leadership, social work and the growing field of user-experience research and design can earn more comprehensive certification or complete work toward an advanced degree at U-M.

  5. May 3, 2016

    U-M launches first three XSeries programs on edX platform

    The university is launching three new certificate programs on the online edX platform that are designed to help global lifelong learners keep pace with their careers.

  6. April 15, 2016

    Workshop for faculty to focus on MOOC creation

    The Office of Digital Education & Innovation and edX are inviting faculty to a two-day workshop about how to reach more learners on campus and around the world, including through additional massive open online courses.

  7. March 8, 2016

    U-M announces first massive open online courses on edX platform

    The university’s Office of Digital Education & Innovation will launch its first four courses on the edX platform, beginning in April. U-M became a charter member of edX in October.

  8. October 5, 2015

    University of Michigan joins edX as charter member

    U-M has announced a partnership with global nonprofit online learning destination edX, further expanding the university’s experimentation with digital learning and learning analytics.

  9. June 23, 2015

    Summit on MOOCs inspires global research collaboration

    Leaders and scholars from five countries and 15 universities met at U-M to talk about how they might work together to advance research about massive open online courses.

  10. May 7, 2015

    New MOOCs beginning; U-M leaders to support more courses

    As a new round of massive open online courses gets underway, U-M leaders are encouraging more faculty to form multi-unit teams to design and create additional MOOCs.