Report: Student Savings from Saylor Direct Credit Courses

In December of 2012, Saylor Academy officially launched a program aimed at providing students with opportunities to receive transferable college credit for our tuition-free courses. The cost for this credit: time spent learning from one of our free courses, and $25 to have an exam proctored. This initiative has since taken on a name, Saylor Direct Credit, and has grown … Read More …

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Scheduled maintenance March 16th

From about 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT) on Wednesday, March 16th, students will be unable to log in to their Saylor Academy accounts, complete exams, etc.. During this time, we will permanently close down our eportfolio platform (eportfolio.saylor.org). After this maintenance, login and account management will be exclusively available via https://learn.saylor.org. For more details … Read More …

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New Saylor Partnership Yields $5,000 Accredited Bachelor’s Degree Pathway

Saylor Academy has partnered with Qualifi, a UK Awarding Organization, and City Vision University, an accredited online university based in Kansas City, Missouri, to increase global access to curated and credentialed higher education by providing a four-year degree pathway to students for only $5,000 (Associates Degree for $2,000). This unique partnership creates a path for … Read More …

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year — and thank you for helping Saylor Academy achieve an amazing 2015! Because of you and all of our students, partners, and friends in our community, we have accomplished so much. We achieved 6 additional courses recommended for 18 college credits, bringing our total college credit offering to 17 courses for 52 … Read More …

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Will you support open education?

Posted By David Thompson “Charity”: from the French word charité, in turn derived from the Latin caritas, meaning preciousness or dearness. But the Latin caritas served also as a translation for the Greek Αγάπη (Agape), an unconditional love for others. With Christmas — and the end of the tax year — encroaching upon us, so … Read More …

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Do you use Saylor Academy as an educator or institution? We want to hear from you!

Individual, self-guided learners are the primary audience for our courses, but programs, institutions and individuals educating others account for a significant proportion of the people we reach. As a nonprofit, understanding our impact is crucial for us to spread the word and enlist support. By learning about how programs and institutions benefit from our materials, we can more … Read More …

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