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Rice University is consistently ranked among the U.S. top 20 universities by U.S. News & World Report*. Online short courses are run through The Glasscock School of Continuing Studies, a school that consistently challenges learners, embraces a diverse student body, and champions a unique teaching and learning culture that prides itself on providing a superior education for practical skills applicable to real-world challenges.

*Rice rises to No. 14 in 2018 US News rankings


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An online education that sets you apart

Join over 50,000 students globally, who have already benefitted from the opportunity to:

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Earn a premier certificate from the university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to differentiate yourself and get recognised in the job market.
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Enjoy a personalised, people-mediated online learning experience that consistently achieves a 90%+ course completion rate.
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Gain verifiable and relevant competencies through a career-focused curriculum that achieves specific learning outcomes and skill gains.
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