Free online courses from Stanford University
Stanford Online is Stanford’s online learning portal, offering learners around the world access to Stanford’s extended education, professional development, and lifelong learning opportunities. Our robust catalog of credit-bearing, professional, and free and open content provides a variety of ways to expand your learning, advance your career, and enhance your life.
Stanford Online is operated and managed by the Stanford Center for Professional Development, a leader in online and extended education.
Browse free online courses in a variety of subjects. Stanford University courses found below can be audited free or students can choose to receive a verified certificate for a small fee. Select a course to learn more.