Free Online Classes
The Basics of No-Cost Courses
There is a free online class for every learning style and skill level. These articles will show you where to find them and how to make the most of virtual learning.
- Introduction to Free Online Classes
- Give Distance Learning a Try with Free Online Classes
- Earn College Credit by Taking a Free Online Class
- How to Get the Most from Free Online Classes
Many universities make learning material available to the public in the form of OpenCourseWare. Anyone can view their lectures, reading notes, and schedules to learn independently.
- OpenCourseWare Essentials
- Carnegie Mellon Open Learning Initiative
- John Hopkins University OpenCourseWare
- MIT OpenCourseWare
Free Online Language Classes
Learning a language online is a smart way to prepare for a trip abroad or study for an upcoming exam. These articles list the best online language classes available, many with audio pronunciations and video lessons.
Free Online Computer Classes
The best way to learn computer skills is by using a computer. These no-cost classes can help, whether you want to learn the basics of computing or master an advanced programming language.
Free Online Arts Classes
Not all online classes are academic - free classes in the arts offer students the chance to explore new hobbies. Consider learning French-inspired dishes or mastering the steps of the East Coast Swing.
More No-Cost Courses
There are dozens more free online classes to explore. Here are a few of the most notable.