Tag Archive | Education

Free Certificate Courses

www.openculture.com/free_certificate_courses

From Open Culture, a list of free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), with most offering certificates.

College Scorecard

http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education/college-score-card

From the White House Blog:  “The interactive College Scorecard gives students and families five key pieces of data about a college: costs, graduation rate, loan default rate, average amount borrowed, and employment.”  Users can search by name, location, type of college, area of interest or other popular criteria.

About Community Colleges

www.aacc.nche.edu/AboutCC/Pages/default.aspx

The American Association of Community Colleges’ website is a great place to find quick and easy information about community colleges.   Follow links from this page to access a Community College Finder, statistics and facts about community colleges and historical information.