About Us

Stanford Online offers learners a single point of access to Stanford’s extended education and lifelong learning opportunities both on campus and around the world. We collaborate with Stanford schools, departments, programs, and centers to facilitate meaningful engagement between Stanford faculty and learners around the world. Learning opportunities include online and in-person courses, graduate and professional certificates, advanced degrees, global and extended education programs, and free content. Stanford Online is administered by the Stanford Center for Professional Development within the Office of the Vice Provost for Technology & Learning (VPTL).

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Please contact us via email at  StanfordOnline@stanford.edu

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    Stanford Online Learning Opportunities

    Stanford Online provides learning opportunities and credentials to the public in conjunction with many of the university’s schools and departments. Through Stanford Online (a part of VPTL), Stanford offers more than 100 unique, free online courses or MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) in service to the world, for lifelong learning and self-enrichment.