The Online University Consortium

The Online University Consortium, the largest network of top name universities in the nation, has announced its new Web-based assessment tool for prospective students considering online degree programs. The Online Learner Assessment helps students determine their aptitude for online education to choose the best solution for their individual learning style. The assessment takes less than five minutes to complete and provides students with instant feedback through scoring results and recommendations for learner success. The tool is available for free online at

This article originally appeared in the 11/01/2003 issue of THE Journal.