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250 Universities Just Launched 900 Free Online Courses. Here’s the Full List.

In the past six months alone, 250 universities have announced 900 free online courses. Here’s the full list.

If you haven’t heard, universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least, partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses.

In the past nine years or so, over 900 universities have created around 15,000 MOOCs. I’ve been keeping track of these online courses the entire time here at Class Central, a search engine and reviews site for online education which has been used by 40 million learners around the world.

In the past six months alone, 250 universities, including Harvard, Stanford, MIT, and a few Ivy League Schools have announced 900 such free online courses. I’ve compiled this list below and categorized the courses into the following subjects:

On March 15th, Class Central noticed a big rise in visitors. Since then, 15 million learners (and maybe even a few celebrities) visited Class Central to look for courses. Here are some course lists that Class Central has written and are updated regularly due to opportunities created by the pandemic.

If you’re new to online education, have a look at our suggestions on how to learn online effectively.

Here’s the full list of new free online courses. Many of them are completely self-paced, so you can learn at your convenience.

Humanities (91)

Business (142)

Science (104)

Health & Medicine (105)

Personal Development (53)

Programming (37)

Computer Science (44)

Data Science (15)

Education & Teaching (44)

Art & Design (28)

Social Sciences (98)

Engineering (86)

Mathematics (34)

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Dhawal Shah

Dhawal is the CEO of Class Central, the most popular search engine and review site for online courses and MOOCs. He has completed over a dozen MOOCs and has written over 200 articles about the MOOC space, including contributions to TechCrunch, EdSurge, Quartz, and VentureBeat.

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  1. Ashok Bangia

    Your site is very informative! keep it up !


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