How to Choose a Course from Udemy's Vast Library
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.
Coursera Launches a Healthcare Vertical, New Health Online Courses
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.
The Definitive List of Advanced Placement (AP) Online Courses
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.
Fitness, Wellness & Nutrition
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.
Online Courses for High Paying Programming Languages in 2019
Learn AI: Machine Learning and Deep Learning Online Courses
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.
50 Online Courses for the New Year: What Will You Learn in 2019?
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 Builds a Paywall, Ending an Era of Free MOOCs
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.
Breaking Down the Costs: Buying Individual Courses vs. Subscriptions
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.
Freemium vs. Paid. vs. Subscription Online Courses and MOOCs in 2019
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.
Learning with Purpose: 5 Ways to Study to Get the Most from Your Online Courses
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.
Learn Excel from Beginner to Advanced with These Online Courses
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.
Take Your Online Courses to Go: Download Lectures and Learn Anywhere
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.
Mentioning Online Courses in a Job Interview
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.
Adding Online Course Certificates to Your Resume or LinkedIn Profile
In this post, we take an in-depth look at when and how you can share your online courses with prospective employers.
Find Courses Faster: Tap into the Full Potential of Search Filters
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.
What You Should Know Before Starting a MOOC or Online Course
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.
How to Choose the Your Next 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.
Getting a University Degree from Coursera
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.
25 Free Online Programming Courses for Beginners - 2017
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."
Statistics MOOCs and Online Courses that Will Make You a Data Guru
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.
70+ Free AP Online Courses & MOOCs for Advanced Placement Learners
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.
Our Guide to Using Online Courses and MOOCs
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.