Job interview tips Of course you should mention your Coursera or EDX certificates when applying for jobs.  Most online applications give you the option to upload documents such as certificates and that is the perfect opportunity to upload your Certificate from MOOC’s like Udacity, Coursera and EDX. Employers want to know what you are all about and what you have learned.  Even mentioning that you are enrolled in a University course through Coursera will make you look good.