Online College Courses for Credit


Speech / Rhetoric

Become an effective communicator and master the art of verbal communication with Speech/Rhetoric. Practice to perfect your public speaking skills, and challenge yourself with techniques and strategies to improve how you communicate with others. Public speaking is more than just what you say. Learn how body language and other non-verbal cues affect how your audience reacts to your message. You will strengthen fundamental competencies in all environments, from professional speaking engagements to small social circles. We explore techniques, tips and stratagies to help you become a more effective communicator.

Sophia’s Common Core-Aligned Pathways and Tutorials

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Common Core-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our English Language Arts Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

English Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

Visual Communications

Study visual design methods and principles and evaluate how visual design affects communication.

The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.