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Learn new skills, earn credit toward a degree, or advance your career at your own pace. Build your bridge to better anywhere, at any time, with free courses at Saylor Academy.

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Saylor Academy’s Mission

Saylor Academy is a nonprofit initiative working since 2008 to offer free and open online courses to all who want to learn. We offer nearly 100 full-length courses at the college and professional levels, each built by subject matter experts. All courses are available to complete — at your pace, on your schedule, and free of cost.

News + Updates

University of Memphis Senior To Graduate This Fall With A Full Semester’s Worth Of Saylor Academy College Credit Courses

Saylor Academy courses are used in the award-winning “Finish Line” degree completion program at the University of Memphis. To date, students have completed 1,214 courses and earned 3,642 credits through Saylor courses transferred to the University of Memphis! Finish Line students are busy adults, like Corey, with senior standing (or 30 credits or less to graduate), […]

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How This University of Memphis Student Returned to Finish Her Degree with Honors, and Courses from Saylor Academy

1,214 courses completed and 3,642 credits earned with Saylor courses at the University of Memphis! Saylor Academy: Hi Kelsie! How did you find out about Saylor and our free courses? Kelsie Crittendon: My advisor told me about Saylor classes and how they could help fast-track my degree. Being that this wasn’t my first rodeo through […]

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