Free Online General Science Courses from Top Universities

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Online general science courses can be found at Open University. Students can study subjects like superconductivity and meiosis. All that is needed is a laptop or home computer and an internet connection.
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Free General Science Courses

Free general science courses are available at Open University. Course materials can be accessed by interested individuals at any time.

Open University

Open University offers free online courses in general science. Course topics cover things like mitosis, science promotion, and describing motion along a line.

Free Online General Science Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Describing Motion Along a Line course from Open University Intermediate Text Yes No Yes
Superconductivity course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
Meiosis and Mitosis course from Open University Beginner Text Yes No Yes
Science Promotion course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
Finding Information in Science and Nature course from Open University Beginner Text Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems
      • Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy
    Certificate
      • Certificate in Science, Technology, and International Security Studies
      • Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
      • Certificate in Science Writing
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Environmental Policy and Management
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Virginia International University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters of Education in secondary Science
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Penn Foster Career School

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Career Diploma: Wildlife/Forestry Conservation
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Excelsior College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BS in Social Sciences (Environmental Studies)
      • BS in Natural Sciences (Biology)
      • BS in Natural Sciences [Without Concentration]
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
      • HS Diploma
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Southern New Hampshire University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BS in Geosciences concentration in Natural Resources & Conservation
      • BS Env Science in Nat Resources & Conservation
      • BS Environmental Science in Geospatial Technologies
      • BS Information Technologies - Geographic Information Systems
      • BS Geosciences
      • BS in Geosciences concentration in Geospatial Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Utica College

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Indiana Wesleyan University

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Graduate Biology Certificate
  • Cambridge, MA

    Harvard University

Featured Schools

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Johns Hopkins University

  • Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems
  • Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy
  • Certificate in Science, Technology, and International Security Studies
  • Certificate in Geographic Information Systems

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Kaplan University

  • Bachelor: Environmental Policy and Management

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Virginia International University

  • Masters of Education in secondary Science

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Penn Foster Career School

  • Career Diploma: Wildlife/Forestry Conservation

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Excelsior College

  • BS in Social Sciences (Environmental Studies)
  • BS in Natural Sciences (Biology)
  • BS in Natural Sciences [Without Concentration]

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Penn Foster High School

  • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
  • HS Diploma

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Southern New Hampshire University

  • BS in Geosciences concentration in Natural Resources & Conservation
  • BS Env Science in Nat Resources & Conservation
  • BS Environmental Science in Geospatial Technologies

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Utica College

  • Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy

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