Ten Most Popular Courses of 2014

We compile this list based on how many Class Central users have added a particular course to MOOC Tracker – our watchlist feature (courses have been added more than 140,000 times to MOOC Tracker). Learn more about MOOC Tracker


Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship
Explore how to identify and develop great ideas into great companies. Learn how to identify opportunities based on real customer needs. Take the first steps to creating a successful company.

via University of Maryland, College Park | Coursera


Introduction to Statistics
Statistics is about extracting meaning from data. In this class, we will introduce techniques for visualizing relationships in data and systematic techniques for understanding the relationships using mathematics.

via Stanford University | Udacity


Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects
Whether you are an outstanding or a struggling student, “Learning How to Learn” will give you powerful mental tools that will help you learn more effectively in tough-to-master subjects. You will discover practical, immediately useful insights that will help you to more deeply master your studies.

via University of California, San Diego | Coursera


Introduction to Computer Science
In this introduction to computer programming course, you’ll learn and practice key computer science concepts by building your own versions of popular web applications. You’ll learn Python, a powerful, easy-to-learn, and widely used programming language, and you’ll explore computer science basics, as you build your own search engine and social network.

via University of Virginia | Udacity


Principles of Project Management
Learn the basics of project management, including what a project is and how to manage one effectively.

via Polytechnic West | Open2Study


CS50x: Introduction to Computer Science
An introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming.

via Harvard University | edX


Inspiring Leadership through Emotional Intelligence
Emotional intelligence, hope, mindfulness, and compassion help a person reverse the damage of chronic stress and build great leadership relationships. The Positive and Negative Emotional Attractors inspire sustained, desired change and learning at many levels.

via Case Western Reserve University | Coursera


Introduction to Finance
This course will introduce you to frameworks and tools to measure value; both for corporate and personal assets. It will also help you in decision-making, again at both the corporate and personal levels.

via University of Michigan | Coursera


Strategic Management
Learn to proactively take control of your workplace and projects by making more strategic decisions and plans.

Open2Study


R Programming
Learn how to program in R and how to use R for effective data analysis. This is the second course in the Johns Hopkins Data Science Specialization.

via Johns Hopkins University | Coursera


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