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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.

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Saylor Academy Professor Spotlight: Melinda Salzer

Melinda Salzer, a marketing consultant and professor, spent her early career in the advertising industry, where she learned about the creative process and market analysis. Drawn to target markets and market conditions, and how marketing campaigns were developed to address these factors, Melinda transitioned into the marketing industry. In 1988, Melinda launched her marketing consulting […]

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This Lifelong Learner from Nigeria Hit the 60-Certificate Milestone

Nwachukwu Chibuike Christian, a public speaker, educator trainer, and pharmacy technician from eastern Nigeria, is not like most online learners. While searching for chemistry and geography certifications on the Internet, he came across Saylor Academy, which immediately caught his attention. His newfound learning platform checked all the boxes—easy access, a wide range of courses, and […]

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This IT Professional Came for Bitcoin and Stayed for 11 More Certificates

Johan Groen first started his career in IT at the age of 19, when he was recruited to work in a copy shop. While working there, he was offered numerous training opportunities that eventually led him to an international position in the head office responsible for IT-related matters in more than 30 different locations. Thus […]

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