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
Business 105: Labor Relations

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

You must complete 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 do 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 will expire at the end of October 2022. 

You must complete 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 do 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 106: Introduction to Linux 

The status of the course Computer Science 106: Introduction to Linux as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of September 2022.

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 9/29/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 9/29/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

9/29/2022
Computer Science 320: Digital ForensicsThe status of the course Computer Science 320: Digital Forensics as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of September 2022.

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 9/29/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 9/29/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

9/29/2022
Computer Science 321: Ethical HackingThe status of the course Computer Science 321: Ethical Hacking as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of September 2022.

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 9/29/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 9/29/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

9/29/2022

Computer Science 323: Wireless & Mobile Networking

The status of the course Computer Science 323: Wireless & Mobile Networking as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of September 2022.

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Friday, 9/29/2022 in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 9/29/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

9/29/2022
Library Science 101: Information LiteracyThe status of the course Library Science 101: Information Literacy as an ACE credit-recommended course will expire at the end of August 2022. 

You must complete the course in its entirety (including all lessons, assignments, and the final exam) by Wednesday, 8/31/2022, in order to receive ACE-recommended credit. If you do not complete the course by the end of the day on 8/31/2022, you will not be able to receive ACE-recommended credit for the course.

8/31/2022
English 305: Advanced Technical WritingTwo new assignments will be added to this course as of 8/25/2022
If you do not complete the course in its entirety before 8/25/2022, you will be required to complete these two new assignments:
  • Advanced Technical Writing - Assignment 2: Internal & External Communication
  • Advanced Technical Writing - Assignment 3: Resume & Cover Letter
8/25/2022
Science 101: Intro to Natural SciencesThe title of this course will be changed to "Science 101: Intro to Life Sciences"

The following lessons will be added to this course:
  • Scientific Ways of Thinking
  • What Are Life Sciences?
  • Life Science Theories
  • The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples
  • Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method
  • Scientific Tools and Their Uses
  • Conducting Scientific Research: Safety Concerns & Regulations
  • Science Vocabulary & Concepts: Study Skills & Word Parts

The following chapters will be removed from this course:

  • Atomic Structure & Fundamentals of Matter
  • Introduction to Thermodynamics
8/20/2022
Math 99: Essentials of Algebra and StatisticsThe following lessons will be added to this course:
  • Set Notation, Compound Inequalities, and Systems of Inequalities
  • Graphing a System of Quadratic Inequalities: Examples & Process
  • Graphing the Feasible Region of a System of Inequalities
  • Volume Formulas for Pyramids, Prisms, Cones
  • Volume Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres
  • Combined Figures: Perimeter, Area, and Volume
  • Bayes' Theorem Practice Problems
9/19/2022


Recent Changes


Course Name
Recent ChangesDate Effective
History 108: History of the Vietnam War
The following lessons were added to the course
  • The Cold War: Definition, Causes & Early Events
  • Two Super Powers: The United States and the Soviet Union
  • The Truman Doctrine: Definition, Summary & Purpose
  • American Foreign Policy in the First Indochina War
  • Post-War American Politics: Foreign & Domestic Policy
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Cold War
  • The Domino Theory & the Vietnam War: Definition & Eisenhower's Speech
  • McCarthyism and the Red Scare: Definition, Causes & Effects
  • The Cold War in America: Effects on Everyday Life
  • John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address: Summary & Analysis
7/25/22
History 103: US History IThe following lessons were added to the course
  • Historiography: Definition, Importance, and Examples
  • Howard Zinn's Contributions to the Study of U.S. History
  • Historical Change: Causes and Effects
  • Understanding the Subjective Nature of History
  • 20th Century American Historians: Progressives, Consensus & the New Left
  • Trends in 19th Century Historiography
  • Historical Application: The Civil War & 19th Century Historiography
  • Social History & Historiography in the 20th Century
7/25/22
Finance 101: Principles of FinanceThe following lessons were added to the course
  • Capital Budgeting: Definition & Process
  • Alternative Approaches to Capital Budgeting Decisions
  • Weighted Average Cost of Capital
  • What Is Capital? - Definition & Concept
  • What is Capital Structure Theory? - Definition & Overview
  • Optimal Capital Structure: Definition, Formula & Estimation
7/25/22

History 106: The Civil War and Reconstruction
The following lessons were added to the course
  • The Freedmen's Bureau: History and Definition
  • The Freedmen's Bureau's Impact on Education
  • How American Reconstruction Affected the North
  • Ku Klux Klan During Reconstruction
  • Sharecropping and Tenant Farming: Definition & Overview

7/25/22
History 309: War & American Society 

The following lessons were added to the course

  • Thucydides' Views on Ethics & Political Realism
  • The Nature of Modern Wars & Conflicts
  • Cicero: History & Philosophy
  • Plato & Aristotle on Social Justice
  • State of Nature: Definition, Philosophy, & Examples
  • Thomas Hobbes & John Locke: Political Theories & Competing Views
  • Types of Power in International Relations: Strengths & Weaknesses
  • Total War: Definitions & Examples
  • Moral Code: Definition & Examples
  • Criteria for Justice in Waging a War & the Aftermath of a War
  • Economic Causes & Impact of War
  • Justifications for Waging War
  • Sectionalism in US History: Definition & Conflict
  • Fugitive Slave Act of 1850: Definition & Summary
  • The Election of 1860: Definition, Summary, Candidates & Significance
  • South Carolina's Secession: Events & Impact
  • Dollar Diplomacy: Definition & Examples
  • US Support of Coups in Latin America
  • President Reagan's Foreign Policy
  • Reconstruction Period: Goals, Success and Failures
  • Anti-Federalists: Definition, Views & Leaders
  • The Ratification of the Constitution and the New US Government
  • James Madison After the War of 1812: The Era of Good Feelings
  • President James Madison: Domestic and Foreign Policy

7/25/22
Biology 106: PathophysiologyThe following chapters will be added to this course (lessons listed below each chapter):
  • Scientific Method & Reasoning
    • Scientific Ways of Thinking
    • How Scientific Observations Lead to Scientific Questioning
    • The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples
    • Occam's Razor as a Scientific Principle
    • Hypothesis Testing: Comparing the Null & Alternative Hypothesis
    • Accuracy, Precision & Types of Errors in Data Evaluation
    • Inductive vs. Deductive Reasoning: Differences & Examples
    • Drawing Logical Conclusions from Experimental Data
  • The Immune System
    • What Is the Immune System? - Our Body's Defense Against Pathogens
    • The Anatomical Barriers of the Immune System
    • What Is Inflammation? - Definition, Causes & Symptoms
    • Granulocytes: Types and Functions
    • Macrophages, Killer Cells & Other Cells of the Innate Immune System
    • The Complement System: Definition and Function
7/25/22

Business 111: Principles of Supervision

The following lessons were added to the course

  • Groups in Organization: Formation & Types
  • Stages of Group Development: Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing & Adjourning
  • The Work Team in Contemporary Business: Definition & Analysis
  • Characteristics of Effective Teams: Examples and Qualities
  • Teamwork Skills in the Workplace: Definition & Examples
  • Common Methods of Employee Discipline: 'Hot Stove' and Progressive Discipline
  • What Is Wrongful Termination? - Definition & Conditions
7/25/22