MOOCs

MOOCs=massive open online courses: “the single biggest change in education since the printing press!” (Anant Agarwal, President, edX).

MOOCs are the new excitement in higher education; they are reshaping our notions about students’ access to courses, the cost of a degree, even the idea of a degree itself, and the value of accreditation.

Following is a list of the most popular MOOCs, where you will find varied courses that you can take for free from professors and universities around the world, and upon successful completion some of them offer certificates.

Coursera Free courses taught by professors in the top universities in the world

edX Free courses taught by professors at MIT, Harvard and Berkeley

MRUniversity (Marginal Revolution University) Free economics course taught by professors at George Mason University

Udacity Free courses and the option to certify students’ skills and be matched with employment companies

World Education University Intends to offer free college courses in business, engineering, psychology, arts, education, healthcare science and legal studies

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