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Fall is approaching in some parts of the world and that means many things; football season, changing foliage, warmer clothes and the start of a new school year. It could also be the first step to a college degree thanks to Arizona State University’s (ASU) and edX’s Global Freshman Academy (GFA). GFA is offering a variety of unique online courses this fall allowing you to jump...

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If you’re starting college soon, it’s important to make sure you’re prepared for your classes by refreshing your knowledge of the fundamentals or learning something new. Explore these 8 prep and introductory courses on edX  to kick-start or restart your college career!

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It’s always a good time to work on your math skills. Developing the technical side of your brain through practice problem solving will help you in so many situations throughout your life, including taking college entrance exams, applying for jobs, getting a mortgage on a home or even doing your taxes. Working through math problems, playing math games and using math worksheets develops your critical...

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Earn college credit online this summer with three new courses from Arizona State University and Global Freshman Academy. If you’ve just graduated high school and want to get a head start on college or if you need to earn credits this summer to fulfill degree requirements, these online courses may be perfect for you. Earn up to 15 credit hours that be applied toward an...

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Enhance your HTML 5 skills, discover new features and tools in Excel – one of the most popular data software programs, analyze, discuss famous literary characters Scrooge and Tiny Tim, or learn more about the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa. EdX’s mission is not only to provide high-quality education, but also to offer a wide range of subjects and skills you are looking for! Find the right course for you...

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AP Courses on edX
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Preparing for the Advanced Placement (AP®)* exam or interested in learning more about a particular subject? These free AP® courses will provide you with a deeper understanding on everything from Spanish and Biology to Physics and French. Enroll today. AP Calculus AP® Calculus Course Links: On-Ramp to AP* Calculus AP® Calculus: Challenging Concepts from Calculus AB & Calculus BC AP® Biology AP® Biology Course Links:...

Read More about Free AP® Courses on edX – Enroll Today!

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You don’t have to be moving into the dorms and spending hundreds on textbooks to go back to school – Lifehacker has hand-picked some of their favorite free online courses for this Fall! Check out some of the edX courses the folks at Lifehacker U are buzzing about. Click here to read the full post on Lifehacker.com. “Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave...

Read More about Lifehacker’s Top MOOCs: Fall 2015

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Whether you want to learn about the evolving solar energy industry, master data organization, or get lost in a classic novel, edX has a course for you. Take a look at these new offerings starting soon and enroll in one today!Mukta Ghorpadey

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Considering an AP course this fall? College prep courses, such as Advanced Placement® classes, are among the most important factors in college admissions today. To help you excel in high school and prepare for college, edX offers more than 40 high school courses from top universities. The edX High School Initiative is also a great way for learners of any age to explore a new...

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