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We understand your time is valuable. With more online course options available daily, we work through the noise to present the best value in online course providers: paid, free, massive or mentored.


In the evolving world of online education, sometimes it’s all a bit too complex to distill down into a numerical ranking. That doesn’t mean you still don’t need a voice you trust. For overviews of emerging online learning trends, and discussions that need to happen, check out our features.

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Online education is downright exciting at the moment. From the latest VC rushes, to tips on how to get the most out of your online education, check out our Blog.


Online Course Report was started after our own journeys through the jungle of online courses. We realized an independent and thoroughly researched voice covering online courses, how to get the most out of them, and what you should avoid was needed.

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The 10 Best Online Executive MBAs

The 10 Best Online Executive MBAs

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas (UofA) is a public, nonprofit and research university located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. As the state’s flagship university, the UofA furnishes its enrollment of approximately 27,000 students with a plethora of online learning opportunities via its Global Campus and Online Learning initiatives. Both of these growing initiatives offers a […]

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The 10 Best Online Masters in Nonprofit Management

The 10 Best Online Masters in Nonprofit Management

Capella University, founded in 1993, is a publicly-traded, for-profit university of higher learning delivered mainly online; indeed, Capella offers over 1,600 online courses. Make no mistake, the online format does not sacrifice quality. Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission–among the 6 regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education–and also by NCATE–the standard […]

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Your e-Learning Toolkit

There are more ways to learn online than ever before. All you need is a plan to upgrade your skills, enhance your knowledge, and change your perspective.

Stepping Stones

  Call it a 21st-century problem, but sometimes the sheer number of educational options online can be a deterrent from actually starting to learn anything.

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Online learning has a variety of price points, but it’s mostly low cost or free. Depending on your needs, check out our listing of 5400 free online courses from top universities here. Still can’t find what you need? Check out our search tool with over 10,000 courses here.

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Low commitment, high reward. Learn about your work, your future, or yourself. We’ve got a number of features to guide you on your way, from learning pathways, to rankings, to our database of over 10,000 online courses. If you’re looking for more general info about some of the best skills or careers you can learn […]

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