Online Courses at the University of Chicago

Faculty digital teaching and learning initiatives range from using technology to enrich classes that feature face-to-face instruction to designing and executing fully online classes, including entire courses of study for professional certificates that can be completed online. Current offerings are listed below.

Open Online Courses 

Critical Issues in Urban EducationCritical Issues in Urban Education
Offered Monthly on Coursera


Sales StrategiesSales Strategies: Mastering the Selling Process
Offered Monthly on Coursera


Global WarmingGlobal Warming: The Science of Climate Change
Offered Monthly on Coursera


Internet GiantsInternet Giants: The Law & Economics of Media Platforms
Offered Monthly on Coursera

Understanding the BrainUnderstanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life
Offered Monthly on Coursera

Asset PricingAsset Pricing
Reboot coming soon


Online Courses Requiring Registration

freud's couch.jpegFreud on the Human Condition
Starting March 25th through the Graham School


Kant_Portrait.jpgChurch and State: Exploring Kant’s Religion Within the Limits of Reason Alone
Starting March 29th through the Graham School

Ancient Writing SystemsBefore the Alphabet: Writing Systems in the Ancient World
Starting April 3rd through the Oriental Institute

Ancient TurkeyThe Cultural Mosaic of Ancient Turkey
Starting July 10th through the Oriental Institute


Online Offerings for UChicago Alumni

Comparative Fairy TaleComparative Fairy Tale
Starting January 16th on AlumniU


Professional Certificates through the Graham School with Online Courses of Study

Business AnalyticsBusiness Analytics
In the Business Analytics program, students learn how to solve real-life business problems through data analysis.

Clinical Trials ManagementClinical Trials Management
Students develop the procedural and administrative skills necessary to lead clinical research studies.

Students learn editing skills and discuss new trends and technologies to prepare for a career in publishing.

Medical Writing and EditingMedical Writing and Editing
This program teaches students the fundamentals and best practices of medical writing and editing.


For more information about developing online courses for EdX, Coursera, AlumniU, or other platforms, please write to, or request a meeting.