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How Useful are Certificates from Coursera, edX, and Udemy?

How Useful are Certificates from Coursera, edX, and Udemy?

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It Depends

It totally depends on what worth means for you.

If you are thinking that just completing a Computer Science or Data Science course on Coursera and displaying a completion certificate on your resume or on LinkedIn will land you a Job then definitely, it's not worth it. But, at t...

A constant learner

A course completion certificate doesn't make you an expert, but it does show that you have completed a course on a particular subject, which means you know about it, and are a constant learner, an essential attribute that hiring managers look out for, while hiring Programmers, Engineers, Develope...

Different Certifications

You need to remember that a course completion certification is very different from Oracle's Java certification or AWS certification from Amazon, which really tests your skill and then awards your certificate.

The certifications listed above are definitely more valuable than a standard cours...

It's Ok to not put a certification or a course completion proof on your Resume, but If you have evidence, you must be ready to prove that you have acquired them.

For eg: if you say that you completed The Google Cloud Certification on Coursera but don't know what a compute e...

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