Grow a technology-driven finance organization

Create new opportunities for your finance team to discover new efficiencies, become more data focused, and strengthen decision making with the Finance Academy from Coursera.

    of learners report better work performance and more confidence after finishing a learning program on Coursera.
    of CFOs are confident their teams have adequate finance skills

    Why finance skills?

    Empower the entire organization with financial skills that help

    • Improve business performance with strategic forecasting and data analysis
    • Implement company-wide initiatives with sharper technical and analytical skills
    • Develop a future-thinking team that simplifies manual processes with automation and AI
    Empower the entire organization with financial skills

    In-Demand Finance Skills

    Safeguard against risk while streamlining operations

    Drive sustained growth throughout the business with beginner and advanced level content, including 30+ LevelSet assessments to measure baseline skills and 60+ SkillSets to drive finance proficiency across the entire organization

    Financial Statement Basics for Everyone

    Skills Acquired

    • Finance
    • General Accounting

    Grow employee skills with recommended courses

    • Financial Accounting: Foundations
    • Think Like a CFO
    • Understanding Financial Statements: Company Position

    In Partnership With

    • IESE Business School
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    • Macquarie Logo
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign logo

    Financial Modeling Basics for Everyone

    Skills Acquired

    • Data Analysis
    • General Accounting
    • Finance

    Grow employee skills with recommended courses

    • Excel Skills for Data Analytics and Visualization
    • Financial Accounting Fundamentals
    • Financial Accounting Fundamentals

    In Partnership With

    • Macquarie Logo
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    • University of California Irvine Course Logo

    Forecasting Basics for Everyone

    Skills Acquired

    • Business Analysis
    • Data Analysis
    • Spreadsheet Software
    • Finance
    • Accounting

    Grow employee skills with recommended courses

    • Introduction to Data Analytics
    • Business Intelligence and Data Analytics: Generating Insights
    • Excel Fundamentals for Data Analysis

    In Partnership With

    • Macquarie Logo
    • Google leader logo
    • IBM Logo

    Expert Instruction

    Learn from top finance professors and business leaders

    Robert J. Shiller

    Sterling Professor of Economics

    Gabriela de Querioz

    Program Director of Data, Analytics and AI

    Oliver Belin


    Senthi Veeraghavan

    Associate Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions

    Stefano Casselli

    Professor of Banking

    Hands-on Learning

    Engage learners with hands-on finance training

    Help employees learn new finance skills faster with side-by-side interactive instruction alongside experts covering highly relevant finance skills and tools. Example tutorials include:

    • Portfolio Diversification using Correlation Matrix
    • Program Risk Management with RiskUp
    • Leveraging Real-Time Analytics in Slack
    Finance: Hands-on Learning

    Measuring and Benchmarking

    Monitor the success of your learning investment

    Track your organization’s development in key finance skills, including accounting, strategy and risk management, and build stronger competitive intelligence by understanding how your talent’s skill profiles compare against your industry.

      Finance: Track, Measure, and  Benchmark Skills

      Evolve into the finance team of the future

      Let’s work together to build deep skills for your organization

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