Coursera made its market debut on the New York Stock Exchange late March through an IPO and is now trading under the ticker symbol “COUR.” The company raised $520M and closed it’s first day of trading with a $5.9 billion market cap.
Tracking the evolution of the MOOC, which started the last decade as a proof of concept and finished with 380 million students globally.
Zooming out to make sense of the global online course platform landscape.
A global view of OPMs, MOOCs and Bootcamps and the Academic PPP Landscape.
The US OPX market will double by 2025. International markets will see almost 4x growth.
Four Scenarios and the $10B Micro and Alternative Credential Market
HolonIQ’s Higher Education Digital Transformation Webinar Series
EdTech Digital Reach doubled over the last 3 years. MOOC’s nearly achieved 4x growth.
Thirty plus years of public-private partnerships are the foundation of a broad University partnership ecosystem supporting institutional objectives and innovation of the higher education model.
2020 will see almost 300 new University-OPX Partnerships, almost doubling the 2019 numbers as higher education accelerates its move to online learning, bringing the total number of partnerships today to over 1,000.
MOOC’s digital reach just grew 2.5x, up 300 million monthly visits globally, as isolated learners seek immediate solutions to their knowledge and skills needs amid a rapidly-evolving work landscape.
Pre COVID-19, the online degree market was one of the fastest-growing segments of global higher education. A $74B Online Degree Market in 2025 sounds like a lot, but not compared to Global Higher Education, today a $2.2T global industry. Online Degrees would still represent less than 4% of the Global Higher Education Market at these levels.
OPMs, Pathways, Bootcamps and now ‘Education-as-a-Benefit’. Academic Program Focused Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Higher Education are growing rapidly and COVID-19 will only accelerate this 30 year trend.
1000+ Universities, 30,000 courses, 50 Degrees and counting.
Part 2. Launching our 4,900+ OPM Program dataset, sizing up the new $3.5B+ OPX category and sharing our Open Source OPX Capability Framework.
By the time we reach 2025, more than 1 billion people on earth will have attained a post-secondary qualification throughout their lifetimes.
The fundraising evolution of every single education player globally that has raised a USD$100m+ VC round
Part 1. Deconstructing the Online Program Management Model. How we got here, where it’s at and where it might head.