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If coronavirus has you working from home, learning from home may be an option, too. We’ll help you chart a path to learn, grow, and develop in spite of the challenges presented by COVID-19.
edX and Coursera offer generous Financial Aid programs to learners who need assistance. Here’s our comprehensive guide for completing your Financial Aid application.
Are you getting the training you need to grow? Online courses can help you fill knowledge gaps and propel your career forward. Here are some courses that can help.
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Udemy offers certificates on over tens of thousands of its online courses. When you complete one, you have the option of downloading your certificate and sharing it with others, including on LinkedIn. We’ll show you how.
Do you have a Coursera certificate you’d like to share with the world? We’ll show you how to add your certificate to your LinkedIn profile. In just a few minutes’ time, you’ll have a certificate that’s visible to your entire professional network.
What makes Udemy and its vast catalog of courses so special? Can $15 online courses really offer much, or does the old adage “you get what you pay for” apply? We dig deep to answer these questions.
Learn how to create and publish websites and apps with courses featured in this Course Explorer.
Coursera’s new Health vertical promises to provide affordable education to those interested in the healthcare industry. Here’s a look at the vertical and its courses and Specializations.
Taking the AP exams this upcoming May? Get test prep, study aids, and complete AP courses. This list of 200+ courses will help you succeed as an Advanced Placement learner.
In this Course Explorer, we look at online courses about photography. Learn how your camera works, how to create compositions, and post process and edit.
In this Course Explorer series, we look at online courses that discuss the science and art behind health and wellness. Learn what helps us stay fit, mentally and physically.
In this Course Explorer series, we look at online courses covering Literature, History, the Arts, and a few other topics in between.
Artificial Intelligence promises to change our world. We look at what AI is and spotlight online courses you can take on AI and its branches, Machine Learning and Deep Learning.
Want to learn something new in 2019? Don't know where to get started? Check out these online courses that are bound to pique your interest.
edX announced big changes to its free “audit track” for courses, which likely signals the end to the free MOOCs we’ve enjoyed for the past decade. Here’s what you need to know.
If you’re a value conscious learner, you’ll probably want to know what the best deal is. Should you buy individual courses and MOOCs? Or are you better off paying a monthly fee to subscribe to an entire library of courses? We find out.
Paid online courses fall into three categories: freemium, paid, and subscription. Each of these offers its own strengths, but depending on how you learn, one might be better than the others. We’ll help you find out which one of these models is for you.
It’s easy to jump into an online course. It takes effort to learn meaningfully from one. Here are a few ways you can take your online learning to the next level.
Excel is used in organizations and homes around the world. It's a powerful tool that can make you more productive no matter who you are. Use it to help you stay organized, find insights in data, and more. These online courses and MOOCs will show you how.
Having trouble meeting course deadlines? Want to free up time while you're enrolled in a course? Consider taking your online courses and MOOCs to go. We'll show you how to make progress on them wherever you are, whenever you have downtime to spare.
Job interviews let you and your prospective employer learn about each other. We explore when you should bring up your courses in an interview so they make the best impression on your interviewer.
In this post, we take an in-depth look at when and how you can share your online courses with prospective employers.
There's nothing particularly special about the search filters on OpenCourser, but there are a few unintuitive ways you can use them to get more out of online courses as a whole.
If the idea of a course means sitting in on lectures, doing homework assignments, studying to pass exams and tests, and making the grade, then you might be missing out on the true power of the online course.
With some 15,000+ online courses and MOOCs out there, it can be overwhelming to find the right one to take. Here are some helpful tips we use to narrow down our choices.
Coursera's new "Degrees" programs aims to compete with on-campus offerings but at a fraction of the cost. We take a look at these programs and see how online learners might take advantage of them.
If you're just starting to learn programming, the number of resources to learn from can be overwhelming. In this post, we take a look at the best (and 100% free) online courses you can take to launch yourself beyond "hello world."
Build Your Own Bootcamp
An update from the OpenCourser team about reading and writing reviews.
Numbers and data surround us, but how do individuals and companies use them to their advantage? This post looks at the field of statistics and how you might get a grasp on it through online courses.
Every year, a few million ambitious high school students sit for the AP exams. We look at why you might want to join these legions of test takers and how you can prep for AP exams through our comprehensive list of online AP courses.
New to online courses and MOOC's? Here's everything you need to know gathered in one place. Find out how to take courses, get the most from them, and what they cost. You'll also find some helpful FAQ's in this guide as well.
We take a look at when it makes sense to pay for an online course and when you're better off going with a lower cost or free alternative.