EdX offers a variety of online courses in subjects such as data analysis, communication, history, social sciences and medicine. Other topics include language, chemistry and design. Instructors from universities such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of California at Berkeley, Harvard University and Columbia University teach these courses.
EdX offers courses suitable for college credit or professional education. Students who choose the Verified Certificate course option receive an instructor-signed certificate upon completion of the program. Those who take the XSeries Program courses receive a certificate of competency. EdX also has more than 40 courses at the high school level to help students prepare for college.