This page details upcoming changes for all Study.com college credit recommended courses. 


If you are enrolled in one of the courses below, the changes will affect your course progress. We’re giving you advance notice of these changes so that you’ll have time to complete the course before we make changes if you would like to. If you do not finish the course, pass the final exam and submit any projects before the specified date, then you will need to complete any new lessons or assignments being added and complete the new version of the exam.


If you have any questions about these changes, please don't hesitate to contact us!


Upcoming Changes


Course NameUpcoming ChangesDate Effective

Math 97: Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning


Library Science 101: Information Literacy


The status of these courses as NCCRS credit-recommended courses will expire at end of December 2022. Credit recommendation will be removed at that time. 


You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 12/30/2022 in order to receive NCCRS-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 12/30/2022, you will not be able to receive NCCRS-recommended credit for the course. Please note: this course is credit recommended solely by NCCRS. Therefore, once the NCCRS credit expires on 12/30/22, the credit recommendation for this course will be removed. 


12/30/22

Accounting 201: Intermediate Accounting I


Astronomy 101: Intro to Astronomy



Business 303: Management Information System



Business 310: Advanced Business Ethics


Business 313: Organizational Communication


Business 325: Union & Labor Relations


Criminal Justice 106: Forensic Science 


Criminal Justice 107: Criminal Law 


Criminal Justice 305: The Juvenile Justice System 


English 310: Short Stories 


Marketing 308: Applied Marketing 


Philosophy 101: Intro to Philosophy 


Philosophy 102: Ethics in America 


Physics 111: Physics I 


Physics 112: Physics II 


Political Science 101: Intro to Political Science

The status of these 16 courses as NCCRS credit-recommended courses will expire at end of December 2022. However, these 16 courses continue to be ACE credit recommended. 


You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 12/30/2022 in order to receive NCCRS-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 12/30/2022, you will not be able to receive NCCRS-recommended credit for the course. Please note: only NCCRS credit is expiring. ACE credit for these courses is NOT expiring. You can continue to receive ACE credit beyond 12/2



12/30/22
Religion 101: Intro to World ReligionsThe status of the course Religion 101: Intro to World Religions as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of November 2022.

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons and the final exam) by Wednesday, 11/30/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 11/30/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

11/30/2022


Recent Changes


Course Name
Recent ChangesDate Effective
Computer Science 331: Cybersecurity Risk Analysis ManagementA new assignment has been added to this course:
  • Cybersecurity Risk Analysis - Assignment 2: Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA)


The following lessons were added to this course:
  • Cryptojacking & Ransomware: Definition & Examples
  • What is Governance in IT? - Overview & Structure
  • Cybersecurity Risk Response: Action Plan & Steps
  • Risk-Based Approach to Cybersecurity: Overview & Steps
  • Proxy Servers for Cybersecurity: Definition & Examples
  • Cybersecurity Contingency Plans: Construction & Example
  • Crisis Planning & Management for Cybersecurity: Planning & Action Plans

11/14/2022
Computer Science 108: Introduction to NetworkingThe following lessons were added to this course:
  • What is Hostname Resolution?
  • Routing Protocols: Interior & Exterior Gateways
  • Routing Information Protocol: Definition, Function & Versions
  • Routing & Switching: Definition & Function
  • Network Segmentation & IP Subnetting: Definition & Processes
  • Router Architecture: Definition & Components
  • Switch Architecture: Definition & Components

The following lessons were removed from this course:

  • Importance of Communication Networks
  • What is an Internet Service Provider (ISP)? - Definition & Examples
  • Organizations that Create Networking Standards
  • Internet Connectivity and Communication Standards
  • What are Digital and Analog Signals? - Definition & Explanation
  • Time Multiplexing: Applications, Advantages & Examples
  • Frequency-Division Multiplexing: Advantages & Examples
  • Wireless Transmission Characteristics: Components & Examples
  • What is Cloud Computing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages
  • Quality of Service Assurance for VOIP & Video-Over-IP

11/14/2022
Computer Science 307: Software EngineeringThe following lessons were added to this course:
  • Why is System Analysis Important?
  • The System Analysis & Design Life Cycle
  • The Agile Model in SDLC
  • Information Security Policy: Framework & Best Practices
  • Information Security Models: Architecture & Governance
  • Cloud Service Models: IaaS, PaaS & SaaS
  • Mobile Applications: Examples & Process


11/14/2022
Geometry 101: Intro to GeometryThe following lessons were added to this course:
  • Flow Proof in Geometry: Definition & Examples
  • Triangles in Coordinate Planes & Proofs
  • Indirect Proof in Geometry: Definition & Examples
  • Triangle Inequality: Theorem & Proofs
  • Inequality Theorems for Two Triangles
  • Comparing Triangles with the Hinge Theorem
  • Proving the Triangle Midsegment Theorem


11/14/2022
Humanities 101: Intro to the HumanitiesThe following lessons were added to this course:
  • Notions of Afterlife & Kingship in Urban Planning in the Ancient Middle East
  • Orientalism by Edward Said: Summary & Concept
  • Ancient Near East Art As a Reflection of History, Politics & Culture
  • The Vedic and Upanishadic Periods: Description, Influences & Texts
  • Egyptian Culture & Architecture During the Bronze Age
  • Ancient Egyptian Architecture: History, Characteristics & Influences
  • The Post-and-Lintel System of Egyptian Architecture
  • Gothic Revival: Architecture & Characteristics
  • The Arabian Nights Stories: Summary & Overview
  • Historical & Cultural Dance Styles Around the World
  • Medieval Africa: History & Culture
  • Christianity in Ancient Africa
  • Japanese Zen Buddhism: Description, Branches & Revival
  • Sub-Saharan Africa: People & Culture
  • Religious Systems of Africa: Similarities & Differences
  • The Fatimid Empire & the Role of Shi'ism
  • Rococo Art: Definition, Style & Artists
  • Rococo Interior Design: Style & Elements
  • Influential 19th & 20th Century Architects
  • Social & Historical Context of Late 19th-Century Art & Architecture
  • What is Contemporary Art? - Definition, Movements & Styles


11/14/2022
Business 105: Labor Relations

The status of the course Business 105: Labor Relations as an ACE credit-recommended course expired at the end of October 2022.

You must have completed the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 10/28/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you did not complete the course by the end of the day on 10/28/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.


10/28/2022

Computer Science 330: Critical Infrastructure Security


The status of the course Computer Science 330: Critical Infrastructure Security as an ACE credit-recommended course expired at the end of October 2022. 

You must have completed the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 10/28/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you did not complete the course by the end of the day on 10/28/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.


10/28/2022
Communications 120: Presentation Skills in the Workplace

The following lessons were added to this course:
  • Lesson Ethos, Pathos, and Logos: Importance in Public Speaking
  • The Importance of Context in Communication
  • What are Cultural Barriers to Communication in the Workplace? - Definition & Examples
  • Cultural Perceptions of Communication in Organizations: Low Context and High Context
  • Promoting Inclusivity in Workplace Communication 
  • Inclusive Language in Public Speaking: Respecting Diversity
  • Microaggressions in Verbal Communication: Examples & Impacts
  • Microaggressions in Non-Verbal Communication: Examples & Impacts
  • Four Types of Speech Delivery: Impromptu, Extemporaneous, Manuscript & Memorized 
  • Patterns of Organization for Informative Speeches
  • Patterns of Organization for Persuasive Speeches

    ADD Outlining a Speech: Standard Form & Organization Pattern



10/3/2022