Upskill or explore a new area of interest with AlaskaX courses
AlaskaX courses are free online courses on the global edX platform. Each is designed and taught by University of Alaska Fairbanks faculty. AlaskaX courses center on issues of importance to the Arctic as well as providing in-demand skills for today’s careers.
AlaskaX courses are free, massive open online courses (MOOCs) that allow students to study anywhere and at any time. Students can choose to pay a small fee to receive a verified track certificate to document the completion of the course, providing a verifiable credential that is easily shareable to a CV or resume.
Alaska currently features 32 courses and nine programs. More than 65,000 learners from 210 countries and territories have enrolled in AlaskaX courses.
For a full listing of current course and program offerings, check out AlaskaX on edX, from University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Taking an edX course is easy:
- Head to the edX website at edx.org.
- Find the course or program you want to study.
- Click ‘Enroll’.
- Create an account.
- Study at your own pace!