In today’s competitive job market, it never hurts to diversify your skill set. And with the plethora of free classes that are available on the internet, gaining new skills is easier than ever. Whether you’re looking to expand your business knowledge, learn how to code, or take those humanities classes your parents never let you sign up for, there’s an online course for you.

And if you’re going to invest time and effort in learning, you might as well do so with the best universities in the world. Thankfully, all eight Ivy League schools offer Massively Open Online Classes (MOOCs) through platforms like edX and Coursera. Here are some of the classes you can take depending on your area of interest:

More From


Harvard University
Power and Responsibility: Doing Philosophy with Superheroes
Visualizing Japan (1850s-1930s): Westernization, Protest, Modernity

Yale University
Moralities of Everyday Life

University of Pennsylvania
Wonders of Ancient Egypt
Modern and Contemporary American Poetry


Yale University
Financial Markets

University of Pennsylvania
Introduction to Marketing
Viral Marketing and How to Craft Contagious Content
Entrepreneurship 1: Developing the Opportunity
Operations Analytics

More From


Harvard University
Exposing Digital Photography
The Architectural Imagination

University of Pennsylvania
Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society

Yale University
Introduction to Classical Music


Harvard University
Introduction to Computer Science

Princeton University
Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies
Computer Architecture

Columbia University
Artificial Intelligence

University of Pennsylvania
Software Development Fundamentals


Columbia University
Statistical Thinking for Data Science and Analysis
Data, Models, and Decisions in Business Analytics

University of Pennsylvania
Introduction to Spreadsheets and Models
People Analytics

Harvard University
Data Science: R Basics

More From

This story originally appeared on

* Minor edits have been made by the editors.

Get the latest updates from Female Network
Subscribe to our Newsletter!
View More Articles About:
Courses Education

Latest Stories

Watch the It Girls Comment on One Another’s OOTDs from the ’00s

Georgina Wilson, Liz Uy, Solenn Huessaff, and Isabelle Daza comment on their outfits before the age of social media!

Cristalle Belo Credits Collagen, Glutathione for Long-time Healthy Glow

Cristalle enumerates three beauty essentials to help stay young and healthy: sunblock, collagen, and glutathione.

The Richest Women in the PH 2018, Sources of Wealth and Net Worth

Only eight Filipinas made it to Forbes magazine’s latest list of 50 richest people in the Philippines

Skincare Secrets From Heart Evangelista To Try For Healthy Skin

You better start applying moisturizer on your neck and hands tonight!
Load More Stories