Research Outline

Popular Online Courses and Educational Podcasts


To identify the most watched and listened to e-learning classes/topics online in the US, the UK , and India. For each, determine their price points/range, number of students enrolled for each topic, and provide a demographic analysis of each.

Early Findings


Top Courses on EdX:

  • Machine Learning With Python from IBM
  • Harvard’s Introduction to Computer Science
  • Introduction to Kabbalah
  • Fat Chance: Probability from the Ground Up from HarvardX
  • C Programming: Getting Started offered by Dartmouth University
  • MIT’s The Analytics Edge
  • Professional Certificate in Data Science from Harvard University
  • The Science of Everyday Thinking – University of Queensland

Top Courses on Udemy:

  • Landing Page Design and Conversion Rate Optimization
  • Complete Python Bootcamp: Go From Zero to Hero in Python 3
  • Selenium WebDriver with Java – Basics to Advanced+Frameworks
  • Machine Learning A-Z
  • Fiverr: Freelance on Fiverr & Become a Top Rated Seller
  • Learn Ethical Hacking from Scratch
  • Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 – The Complete Guide to Getting Certified
  • Illustrator CC 2019 Master Class

Top Courses on Coursera:

  • Deep Learning Specialization
  • Global Strategy II
  • Data Science Specialization
  • Learning How to Learn
  • Digital Marketing Specialization
  • Programming for Everybody (Getting Started With Python)
  • Applied Data Science with Python Specialization
  • Academic English: Writing Specialization