MOOCs at Kennesaw State University
MOOCs at Kennesaw State are faculty driven initiatives designed to increase access
to education and highlight KSU's centers of excellence. The goal is to offer educational
pathways that invite the regional, national, and international community to join in
a learning experience. The Open Courses at KSU have the potential to lower program
costs and increase access to education while shortening degree completion time. In
accordance with Complete College Georgia, MOOCs will also target adult learners and
those from rural areas seeking to expand their educational opportunities. Open courses
will offer levels of participation ranging from general community interest to professional
learning or certification. Several courses will offer options for qualified students
to convert their MOOC activities to transfer credit.
For current offerings, please see below:
Six Sigma Yellow Belt
This specialization is for you if you are looking to learn more about Six Sigma or
refresh your knowledge of the basic components of Six Sigma and Lean.
Six Sigma Green Belt
This specialization is for you if you are looking to learn more about the more advanced
components of Six Sigma and Lean.
Business Model Canvas: A Tool for Entrepreneurs and Innovators
In this project-centered course, you will use the Business Model Canvas innovation
tool to approach either a personal or corporate challenge or opportunity.
KSU’s Career Readiness MOOCs provide the foundation that learners need to explore
career paths, develop their current careers, and ultimately succeed in future careers.
Cybersecurity and Its Ten Domains
This course is designed to introduce students, working professionals and the community
to the exciting field of cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity: Developing a Program for Your Business Specialization
In this Specialization, you will learn about a variety of processes for protecting
business assets through policy, education and training, and technology best practices.
K-12 Blended and Online Learning
The course is designed to introduce K-12 teachers and the community to blended and
online learning through the instructional media of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).
Writing Professional Emails and Memos
In this project-centered course, you will work on a continuous project, the writing
of a professional email/memo.