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These are the top 24 Rice University courses and offerings found from analyzing all discussions on Reddit that mention any Coursera course.

#1
Fundamentals of Computing Specialization
This Specialization covers much of the material that first-year Computer Science students take at Rice University.
Rice University
John Greiner
4 reddit posts
614 mentions
#2
An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 1) Course
This two-part course is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn the basics of building simple interactive applications.
Rice University
John Greiner
3 reddit posts
462 mentions
#3
Algorithmic Thinking (Part 1) Course
Experienced Computer Scientists analyze and solve computational problems at a level of abstraction that is beyond that of any particular programming language.
Rice University
Luay Nakhleh
1 reddit posts
30 mentions
#4
An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 2) Course
This two-part course is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn the basics of building simple interactive applications.
Rice University
Joe Warren
0 reddit posts
19 mentions
#5
General Chemistry Course
Concept Development and Application
This course will cover the topics of a full year, two semester General Chemistry course.
Rice University
John Steven Hutchinson
0 reddit posts
7 mentions
#6
Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization
The Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of business data analysis tools and techniques.
Rice University
Sharad Borle
0 reddit posts
9 mentions
#7
Introduction to Scripting in Python Specialization
This specialization is intended for beginners who would like to master essential programming skills.
Rice University
Scott Rixner
0 reddit posts
9 mentions
#8
Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel Course
The use of Excel is widespread in the industry.
Rice University
Sharad Borle
0 reddit posts
6 mentions
#9
Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Course
This short course surveys all the major topics covered in a full semester MBA level finance course, but with a more intuitive approach on a very high conceptual level.
Rice University
James Weston
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#10
Principles of Computing (Part 1) Course
This two-part course builds upon the programming skills that you learned in our Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python course.
Rice University
Scott Rixner
0 reddit posts
10 mentions
#11
Algorithmic Thinking (Part 2) Course
Experienced Computer Scientists analyze and solve computational problems at a level of abstraction that is beyond that of any particular programming language.
Rice University
Luay Nakhleh
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#12
Python Programming Essentials Course
This course will introduce you to the wonderful world of Python programming.
Rice University
Scott Rixner
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#13
Investment and Portfolio Management Specialization
In this four-course Specialization, you’ll learn the essential skills of portfolio management and personal investing.
Rice University
Arzu Ozoguz
0 reddit posts
8 mentions
#14
Natural Attenuation of Groundwater Contaminants Course
New Paradigms, Technologies, and Applications
Cleaning up the large number of groundwater contamination sites is a significant and complex environmental challenge.
Rice University
Pedro Alvarez
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#15
Portfolio Selection and Risk Management Course
When an investor is faced with a portfolio choice problem, the number of possible assets and the various combinations and proportions in which each can be held can seem overwhelming.
Rice University
Arzu Ozoguz
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#16
Engineering Project Management Course
Risk, Quality, Teams, and Procurement
Many Project Managers focus only on the scope, schedule and budget.
Rice University
Tom Phalen
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#17
Biases and Portfolio Selection Course
Investors tend to be their own worst enemies.
Rice University
Arzu Ozoguz
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#18
Parallel Programming in Java Course
This course teaches learners (industry professionals and students) the fundamental concepts of parallel programming in the context of Java 8.
Rice University
Vivek Sarkar
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#19
Engineering Project Management Specialization
Master strategies and tools to more effectively and successfully manage projects.
Rice University
Tom Phalen
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#20
Principles of Computing (Part 2) Course
This two-part course introduces the basic mathematical and programming principles that underlie much of Computer Science.
Rice University
Scott Rixner
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#21
Fundamentals of Immunology Specialization
This specialization is designed to equip students with the basic concepts and vocabulary of immunology.
Rice University
0 reddit posts
5 mentions
#22
Spanish for Successful Communication in Healthcare Settings Course
Welcome to Spanish for Successful Communication in Healthcare Settings.
Rice University
Maria Victoria Abad Rabat
0 reddit posts
5 mentions
#23
Parallel, Concurrent, and Distributed Programming in Java Specialization
Parallel, concurrent, and distributed programming underlies software in multiple domains, ranging from biomedical research to financial services.
Rice University
Vivek Sarkar
0 reddit posts
14 mentions
#24
Concurrent Programming in Java Course
This course teaches learners (industry professionals and students) the fundamental concepts of concurrent programming in the context of Java 8.
Rice University
Vivek Sarkar
0 reddit posts
1 mentions