Expanding access to quality and affordable education is a central element to eliminating extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity.
In Toward Ending Educational Privilege, the International Finance Corporation (IFC)—a sister organization of the World Bank—spotlights Coursera for its efforts to promote access to quality, affordable, and relevant education that leads to increased employability post-graduation.
The demand for higher education has grown significantly—according to Holon IQ, it’s expected to increase by 350 million post-secondary graduates by 2030. With this surge, universities everywhere are looking to rapidly expand the reach of their education to more people than ever before.
Read the case study to learn more about how Coursera partners with top universities, such as Duke University and the University of Michigan, to bring education to more people worldwide, working towards ending educational privilege.