Academic Earth: Free Online Courses

“Academic Earth has cornered the market on free online education by making a smorgasbord of online course content – from prestigious universities such as Stanford and Princeton – accessible and free to anyone in the world.” ~Forbes, December 2011

Academic Earth is an open learning site that features a database of free online courses, believing everyone has the right to a world-class education. The site brings together the best available content across many subjects and distributes it in an engaging and useful way to learners worldwide. The website has recently undergone some changes, making it easy to find what you’re looking for in web-based educational content.

Academic Earth’s extensive collection of open courseware includes the following subjects:

Art & Design – Architecture, Art History, Design, Film Studies, Fine Arts, Music
Computer Science – Applied Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Information Security, Programming, Systems Architecture, Theoretical Computer Science, Visualization & Graphics
Business – Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing, Negotiations
Engineering – Biomedical, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, Systems
Humanities – Media Studies, Writing, Communications, Environmental Studies, Education, History, Languages, Literature, Philosophy, Religious Studies
Mathematics – Arithmetic, Algebra, Calculus, Geometry, Statistics, Trigonometry
Medicine & Healthcare – Dentistry, Disease and Epidemiology, Healthcare Administration
Science – Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Physics
Social Science – Sociology, Anthropology, Economics, International Relations, Law, Liberal Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work
Test Prep – ACT, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, SAT

Participating institutions that feature their content on Academic Earth:
Berklee College of Music
Californian Institute of Technology
Carnegie Mellon
Case Western Reserve
Columbia
Cornell
Dartmouth
Gresham College
Harvard
Khan Academy
Ludvig von Mises Institute
MIT
New York University
Princeton
Rice
Stanford
The City University of New York
The George Washington University
The University of Chicago
University of California
University of Houston
University of Michigan
Notre Dame
Wesleyan
Yale
Oxford
Cambridge
Indian Institute of Technology
Darlana University Centre for Irish Studies

Consider checking this site for high school electives or homeschool college courses! http://academicearth.org/online-college-courses

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