By Alisa Miller Even those without top notch grades can now go to Ivy League schools. With the the availability of open courseware classes coming out of some of the finest schools in America, the range of subjects is astounding.
by Wendy Boswell Not headed back to school this fall? You could be, minus the exorbitant tuition and without even leaving your chair.
See our list of the top schools offering free courses online. Learn about what types of courses are available to find the school and courses that are right for you. Students who want to use the free university resources can go to the school's link, scroll through the list of available courses and lectures and view or download the available content. Although these courses don't offer access to instructors or award credits, they're self-paced and students don't have to register or pay tuition. After studying bodies of subject matter in depth, learners may exercise 'credit by examination' options, such as the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP), to test out of certain required courses and earn college credits.