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I loved Coursera's free online social work course from the University of Michigan so much that I decided to go to graduate school

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The University of Michigan's free online social work course (offered through Coursera) encouraged me to apply to grad school in the field. I applied shortly after finishing the class and will attend NYU's Silver School of Social Work in the fall. Emily Hein/Insider The University of Michigan has the top-ranked Master of Social Work program in the US. The school offers a Social Work Coursera Mast...
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Udacity's online courses are 75% off right now - here's why they can be great for in-demand tech careers

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills. Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business. Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that trains students for in-...
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How To Find the Top Yoga Teacher Training Program Online

Do you want to become a yoga teacher but not sure where to start? The first step is to opt for an online yoga teacher training course that meets the guidelines set by the Yoga Alliance. Once you’ve completed the course, getting your certification is a breeze. Is It Easy to Find a Yoga Teacher Training Course Online? We live in the digital era, and thanks to the recent pandemic, more people realize the merits of having access to online courses and training. Finding an online yoga trai...
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11 free online courses you can take from the University of Washington, one of the top 10 schools in the world

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Mitch Diamond/Getty Images The University of Washington is one of the top 10 schools in the world. It offers free online courses in topics from machine learning to career networking. Below are 11 free online University of Washington courses you can take on edX and Coursera. The University of Washington, ranked the 8th best school in the world according to US News, offers free courses online. Like other ...
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14 online classes that help Etsy sellers make more money, including YouTube videos, tutorials, and other tools

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Etsy; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider An Etsy shop's success depends on how easily people find what you're selling. Understanding SEO, Etsy's algorithms, and Etsy ads can drastically improve your sales. Below are affordable online courses, YouTube videos, and more to help your Etsy side hustle. Throughout the pandemic, many people began looking for ways to monetize their hobbies and start ...
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17 MIT computer science classes you can take online for free

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. MIT; Insider edX is an e-learning platform founded by MIT and Harvard that offers free and affordable classes. There are 211 MITx courses you can take, including ones that offer certificates or college credit. EdX features 17 MIT computer science classes you can browse for free. edX, an e-learning non-profit founded by MIT and Harvard, offers free and affordable online classes to improve education acces...
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I tested 5 popular website-building platforms - here are the best ones, whether you have 0 coding experience or are an HTML pro

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jamie Grill/Getty Images A professional website can make you stand out as a job applicant or small business. There are platforms that can help you build a site, such as Squarespace, WordPress, and more. Below, you can read about the top website building platforms, including ones for coding beginners. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There are many good reasons to invest time (and even a little money)...
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I tested 5 popular website-building platforms - here are the best ones, whether you have zero coding experience or are an HTML pro

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jamie Grill/Getty Images A professional website can make you stand out as a job applicant or small business. There are platforms that can help you build a site, such as Squarespace, WordPress, and more. Below, you can read about the top website building platforms, including ones for coding beginners. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There are many good reasons to invest time (and even a little money)...
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The 14 best free or affordable online courses to help you find a job, from writing cover letters to interviewing

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Just like with any other skill, you can get better at applying to the right jobs. Online courses can teach you how to find jobs, write a resume, interview, and negotiate your salary. Below are 14 online classes to help with the job-hunting, interviewing, and hiring process. Applying to jobs can feel like a daunting task, between surfing LinkedIn job postings and reworking ...
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3 things I loved about The Science of Well-Being, the free online version of Yale's most popular class ever

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Yale's most popular class in history teaches you science-backed steps to becoming happier. Professor Laurie Santos' free online version, The Science of Well-Being, I enrolled in the course and learned a lot of tips on how to improve my mood and stress levels. How do we live a meaningful life? Despite how often that question's asked, it isn't always easy to answer....
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The 13 best places to learn how to code online, including Codecademy, Udacity, and Coursera

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Coding can be a valuable hard skill for workers in an increasingly digital economy. Below, you'll find 13 sites with resources for learning to code online, from Python to JavaScript. Included on the list are MIT's free coursework to IBM's Data Science Professional Certificate. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced coder, the internet has plent...
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Over 3 million students enrolled in this free Yale class on how to be happier - here are 4 things I loved about it

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Yale's most popular class in history teaches you science-backed steps to becoming happier. Professor Laurie Santos' free online version, The Science of Well-Being, I enrolled and loved it. Santos is an engaging teacher, and the tools are pragmatic and low-lift. How do we live a meaningful life? For how often it's asked, that question isn't easy to answer.Yale prof...
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Udacity's online Nanodegrees are 60% off right now or you can get a 30-day free pass - here's why they can be great for in-demand tech careers

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills.Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business.Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Table of Contents: Static What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that tr...
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5 hard skills LinkedIn says can boost your resume in 2021 - and the affordable online courses you can take to build them

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. LinkedIn; Insider LinkedIn created a list of the 5 most in-demand hard skills in the 2021 job market. The skills include software development, project management, data analysis, and more. Below are online classes from LinkedIn Learning, Udemy, Coursera, edX, and Codecademy to learn them. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky It can be difficult to discern which skills companies are prioritizing, and what...
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Career experts share their 24 best LinkedIn Premium networking tips, from finding contacts to writing a captivating first message

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. LinkedIn Premium; Alyssa Powell/Insider Networking is an important part of the job-hunting and career development process. Below, you'll find insight on who to network with, how to do it, and which mistakes to avoid. We recommend trying LinkedIn Premium for outreach and messaging through InMail. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Networking is a crucial skill, exponentially expanding our profession...
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Writing a strong essay can make a huge difference in job and college applications. Here are 15 online classes and books to learn how to do it.

iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Communicating ideas in a clear way is a crucial life skill no matter which field you work in. Writing personal essays can help perfect your storytelling and presentation skills. Below are 15 online classes, books, podcasts, and resources to start with. Everyone has a story, but not everyone knows how to tell their story. One place to start is finding the perfect co...
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Graduate certificate programs can be cheaper, faster alternatives to grad school - here's how they compare to master's degrees and what you should consider before signing up for one

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. edX Micromaster; Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A graduate certificate can offer similar career and skill-boosting benefits as grad school. edX MicroMasters or Coursera MasterTracks can help you earn cheaper credits for a master's degree. Below are answers to FAQs about grad certificates, including cost, time commitment, and more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky While graduate degrees...
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These 6 jobs make over $90k a year and are expected to grow the fastest by 2029. Here are the online master's degrees and certificates that can help you land one of them.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider By 2029, jobs in nursing, data science, and cybersecurity are expected to grow faster than average. Below are online master's degrees that can help you land roles that earn over $90k on average. Also included are programs from edX and Coursera, which provide certificates and college credits. According to the Bureau of Labor, some of the fastest-growing - and best-paying - jobs ...
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8 Northwestern courses you can take online for free, including an in-depth leadership class

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Northwestern; Alyssa Powell/Insider Northwestern is one of the best 25 schools in the world and offers online courses for free. You can take classes from the renowned Kellogg School of Management and Medill School of Journalism. Below, you'll find 8 of the most popular online courses from Northwestern available on Coursera. You don't need a 4.1 GPA or thousands of dollars to enroll in courses fr...
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This free, online social work course from the University of Michigan inspired me to apply to grad school. Here's why I recommend it to anyone considering a degree in social work.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. University of Michigan; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Michigan has the top-ranked Master of Social Work program in the US. U-M offers a Social Work Coursera MasterTrack certificate, making a degree more affordable. My experience taking the intro course of the program encouraged me to apply to graduate programs. Table of Contents: Static Social Work Practice: Advocating Social Justice and Cha...
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The 11 best MCAT courses, based on your studying style

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Kaplan; Magoosh; The Princeton Review; Blueprint; Alyssa Powell/Insider A Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) score is required for entry to medical school. Online courses and practice tests can help you study and even raise your MCAT score. Below are some of the best options from The Princeton Review, Kaplan, Magoosh, and Blueprint. Anyone with med school plans probably knows about the Medical Colleg...
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Coursera and edX both offer certificate programs at a fraction of the cost of grad school - here are the main differences between them

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. edX Micromaster; Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider edX and both online graduate courses, many from top schools like MIT and Duke. edX MicroMasters and are bite-sized portions of master's degree programs. They can be used to build stand-alone skills or as stepping stones to full master's degrees. To mitigate common economic and geographic barriers to getting a master's degree, e...
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Over half a million people signed up for this free Princeton course on the science behind Buddhist meditation practices. I took it and came away with a better understanding of myself.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Table of Contents: Static Robert Wright, a lecturer at Princeton, teaches Buddhism and Modern Psychology on Coursera. The class explores how Buddhist practices like meditation can scientifically improve mental health and wellbeing. I signed up and learned how mindfulness and meditating can make me a happier and healthier person. Alyssa Powell/Insider One of the biggest aspects of Buddhism is meditation...
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14 Cornell classes you can take online for free, from how to structure a business agreement to the ethics of food

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Cornell; Alyssa Powell/Insider Cornell University is one of the top 25 schools in the world - and offers free online courses. You can access courses in everything from engineering and big data to the ethics of eating. Below are 14 free online Cornell courses you can take through edX, or you can browse them all here. Cornell is one of the most prestigious schools in the world. To set foot on campus as a...
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Udacity's online Nanodegrees are currently 75% off - here's why they can be a great option if you're pursuing tech careers like data science or programming

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills.Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business.Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Table of Contents: Static What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that tr...
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I signed up for a free trial of One Day University to stream lectures from Yale and Columbia professors - here's why it's replacing Netflix reruns for me right now

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. One Day University; Alyssa Powell/Insider One Day University lets you live-stream short online lectures by world-renowned professors. Topics range from history and science to art. We suggest starting with The Science of Happiness. You can sign up for a free two-week trial here. After that, it's $9 per month. Table of Contents: Static What it is: Live and pre-recorded lectures from top universities ...
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Udacity's online Nanodegrees are currently 60% off - here's why they can be a great option if you're pursuing tech careers like data science or programming

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills.Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business.Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Table of Contents: Static What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that tr...
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This MasterClass taught me how to sleep better, even while dealing with a lot of stress

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Masterclass; Alyssa Powell/Insider UC Berkeley professor Matthew Walker teaches The Science of Better Sleep on MasterClass. The class focuses on teaching you how to increase your quality and quantity of sleep. It helped me learn about my erratic sleep patterns, prevent sleep debt, and improve my health. In any given year, one in three adults doesn't get enough sleep, according to the Centers for Dis...
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The 9 best GRE prep programs, courses, and webinars to sign up for, even if you only have a month to study

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Magoosh; The Princeton Review; Kaplan; Udemy; ETS; Alyssa Powell/Insider The GRE is similar to the SAT, testing your math and verbal skills for entrance to graduate school. Depending on how much time you have, there are self-paced and structured online prep courses. Below, find answers to FAQ and courses from Magoosh, Kaplan, The Princeton Review, and Udemy. What is the GRE? The GRE (Graduate Record Ex...
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27 free UPenn courses you can take online, including Wharton business classes

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. UPenn; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Pennsylvania is one of the best 15 schools in the world. You can take some of its online courses for free, including ones from the renowned Wharton School. Find 27 of the most popular free UPenn courses below - from psychology to poetry - offered by edX and Coursera. Achieving Personal and Professional Success Specialization svetikd / Getty Imag...
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