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

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Golden Gate University - Aspire

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor's Degree - Business
      • Bachelor's Degree - Management
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Marketing
      • PhD in Business Admin - Marketing
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Management
      • Doctor of Business Admin - General Business
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Organizational Leadership
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA with an Emphasis in Marketing
      • Bridge (Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Marketing)
      • DBA - Management
    Master's
      • MBA: Marketing
      • MBA
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Ohio Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Dual Degree - MBA & Masters of Ministry
      • Master of Arts in Leadership - Business Management
      • Master of Business Administration
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Arts in Business - Criminal Justice Administration
      • Bachelor of Arts in Business - Emergency Management
      • Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Consumer Behavior
    Associate's
      • Associate of Arts in Business - Business Management
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Regent University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Arts in Government - International Relations
      • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
      • Master of Business Administration
      • Master of Business Administration - General Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Innovation Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Organizational Communication
      • Bachelor of Arts in English - Government
      • Bachelor of Arts in Government
      • Bachelor of Science in Business
      • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Business
      • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Advertising and Public Relations
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Davenport University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration, MBA
      • Management Concentration, MBA
      • Master of Management, MM
    Bachelor's
      • Business, BBA
      • Management, BBA
    Certificate
      • Marketing, GRC
  • Campus and Online Programs
    7. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. - Entertainment Business
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media
      • B.S. - Music Business
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Brenau University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters in Business Administration - Communication Management
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Marketing
      • Masters in Business Administration - Marketing
      • Masters in Business Administration - Cybersecurity Management
      • Masters in Business Administration - General
      • Masters in Business Administration - Strategic Thinking and Innovation
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration - Marketing
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Business Mgmt & Project Mgmt.
      • MBA Dual Concentration: HR & Project Mgmt.
      • MBA Dual Concentration: BS Mgmt. & HR
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Business Management: Marketing Concentration
      • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Business Management
      • Associate of Science - Business Studies
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Trident University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Business Administration (Ph.D.)

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Golden Gate University - Aspire

  • Bachelor's Degree - Business
  • Bachelor's Degree - Management

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Marketing
  • PhD in Business Admin - Marketing
  • Doctor of Business Admin - Management

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Grand Canyon University

  • DBA with an Emphasis in Marketing
  • MBA: Marketing
  • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education

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Ohio Christian University

  • Dual Degree - MBA & Masters of Ministry
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business - Criminal Justice Administration
  • Associate of Arts in Business - Business Management

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Regent University

  • Master of Arts in Government - International Relations
  • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Organizational Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in English - Government

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Davenport University

  • Master of Business Administration, MBA
  • Business, BBA
  • Marketing, GRC

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Full Sail University

  • M.S. - Entertainment Business
  • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media
  • B.S. - Music Business

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Brenau University

  • Masters in Business Administration - Communication Management
  • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Marketing
  • Bachelor in Business Adminstration - Marketing
  • Bachelor in Business Adminstration

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