Free Online Business Communications Courses from Top Universities

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There are several online business communications courses offered free by top universities including Open University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). These non-credit courses cover topics including writing for business and decision-making.
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Free Online Business Communications Courses

Topics ranging from management and academic communication to business English for relocation to the UK are available online. Below, you will find courses from two from prominent universities that offer classes for free.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Four business communications classes are available for free through OpenCourseWare. Courses aim to teach students how to write, speak and communicate with other people. Students also learn how to create well-crafted academic communication. A course that emphasizes trademarks, patents and copyrights is also taught.

Open University

OpenLearn, a free course system from this university offers teachings on decision-making processes, how to present ideas and improve writing skills. Students also examine case studies to learn how to research relocation possibilities and perform evaluation before a company makes the decision to move.

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Management Communication for Undergraduates course from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Communication for Managers course from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduate Text Yes No Yes
Communication Skills for Academics course from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduate Text Yes No Yes
Patents, Copyrights, and the Law of Intellectual Property course from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Business English: Presenting the Decision course from Open University Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Business English: Making Decisions course from Open University Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Business English: Researching a New Location course from Open University Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

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    1. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Accelerated Master of Business Administration
      • Accelerated Master of Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Flexible MBA - Interdisciplinary Business - Campus
      • Flexible MBA - Marketing - Campus
      • Flexible MBA - Campus
      • Flexible MBA - Hybrid
      • Flexible MBA - Online
      • Master of Science in Government Analytics
    Certificate
      • Certificate in Science, Technology, and International Security Studies
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    3. Benedictine University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Accelerated MBA Internet Marketing
      • Accelerated MBA Marketing Management
      • MBA Internet Marketing
      • MBA Marketing Management
      • Accelerated Masters in Business Administration
      • DUAL MBA-MSN
    Bachelor's
      • BAM - Marketing Concentration
      • BAOL - Marketing Concentration
      • Bachelors in Management
    Certificate
      • Internet Marketing Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    4. University of Delaware

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration
      • Master of Business Administration - Custom/General
      • Master of Business Administration - Multiple Concentrations
      • Master of Business Administration - Strategic Leadership
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Saint John's University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration: Interdisciplinary Business
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Winthrop University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
      • Master of Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Seton Hall University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
      • Master of Business Administration
    Certificate
      • Certificate: Post Conflict State Reconstruction and Sustainability
  • Online Programs Available
    8. American InterContinental University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Admin: Marketing
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Business Administration - Generalist
      • Bachelor of Business Admin: Marketing
      • Bachelor of Business Admin: Operations Management
    Associate's
      • Associate of Arts in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Marketing
      • Master : Business Admin
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
      • BSBA in Marketing
    Associate's
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA in Customer Service
      • AASBA in Sales
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Utica College

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - General

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Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

  • Accelerated Master of Business Administration

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Johns Hopkins University

  • Flexible MBA - Interdisciplinary Business - Campus
  • Flexible MBA - Marketing - Campus
  • Certificate in Science, Technology, and International Security Studies

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Benedictine University

  • Accelerated MBA Internet Marketing
  • BAM - Marketing Concentration
  • Internet Marketing Certificate

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University of Delaware

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration - Custom/General
  • Master of Business Administration - Multiple Concentrations

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Saint John's University

  • Master of Business Administration: Interdisciplinary Business

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Winthrop University

  • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration

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Seton Hall University

  • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Certificate: Post Conflict State Reconstruction and Sustainability

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American InterContinental University

  • Master of Business Admin: Marketing
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - Generalist
  • Associate of Arts in Business Administration

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