State Virtual Universities
& Online Consortiums
Directory of distance learning providers that are members
of the Association of
American Universities and classified as "Research
Universities I" by the Carnegie
The consortium assists corporations and adult learners
whose education is funded through employee tuition reimbursement
programs. Current members include Arizona State University,
Field Graduate Institute, George Washington University,
Kansas State University, Ohio University, Troy State
University, the University of Colorado-Denver, the University
of Illinois and Urbana-Champaign, the University of
Michigan-Dearbon, the University of Southern California,
the University of Texas-Dallas, and the University of
Compilation of high quality online degree and certification
programs offered by regionally accredited universities,
colleges, and community colleges who are members of
the Sloan Consortium.
The National Universities Degree Consortium offers quality
courses and degree completion programs in a variety
of distance education formats. Members include Washington
State University, Kansas State University, and Colorado
Provided by the Education Technology Consortium. The
ETC includes 12 accredited institutions, including Camden
County College, Community College of Philadelphia, Delaware
County Community College and Montgomery County Community
College as well as private institutions including Baltimore
Hebrew University (Maryland), Gratz College, Manor College,
Neumann College, Pennsylvania Institute of Technology,
Ursinus College, Widener University and Wilmington College.
of Alaska Center for Distance Education and Independent
Distance and online courses offered to residents of
The ATC airs telecourses to increase access to higher
State Universities Distance Learning Programs.
Degrees and professional certificate programs. Also
provides a searchable
database of courses offered through interactive
television, online, CD-ROM and independent learning.
An extensive variety of both undergraduate upper and
lower division and graduate courses is available; several
meet general studies and degree requirements.
Searchable catalog of accredited online courses and
degrees offered by California colleges and universities.
Canadian Virtual University (CVU) is a consortium of
11 Canadian universities that offer 2,200 courses and
280 degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Accredited,
available around the world.
for Independent Study.
Participating colleges offer individual courses through
complete online degree programs. Colleges include Adams
State College, Colorado State University, the University
of Colorado at Boulder, and the University of Southern
Association of 27 public and independent collegiate
institutions providing distance learning courses and