edX Computer Courses

Credit Recommendation

  • Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails - The Basics (formerly Engineering Software as a Service, Part 1); 2 credits, upper division level
  • Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails - Advanced (formerly Engineering Software as a Service, Part 2); 2 credits, upper division level
  • Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python; 3 credits, lower division level

Effective Dates

January 2016 through June 2020

Source of Records

edX will send transcripts directly to Charter Oak for students in the verified credit-bearing course track.

About the Training Sponsor

edX is a nonprofit learning destination that offers free online courses from the world's best professors, universities, and institutions to anyone in the world with Internet access. Founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2012, edX was created with three goals in mind: 1) open up access to quality education globally, 2) improve on-campus education, and 3) conduct research to understand more precisely how students learn. edX's vision is to increase access to quality education, improve learning results and create a culture of lifelong learners by leveraging learning technologies and online and blended learning models. edX is the only major MOOC provider that is nonprofit and open source.

How to Apply for the Credit