“After submitting my CV, I got an interview for an internship. My interviewer had also done the exact same course, so we spoke about it a lot. It really gave me a competitive advantage, because R is an in-demand skill.” -Max B.
Max B. decided to get his undergraduate degree in Business, but discovered his interest in data and programming during his senior year. He decided to take Coursera courses to learn R programming. When he applied for a summer internship at a prestigious tech company, his story about learning R on Coursera made a great impression on his interviewer.