What we do

The Open Learning Initiative offers online courses to anyone who wants to learn or teach. Our aim is to combine open, high-quality courses, continuous feedback, and research to improve learning and transform higher education.Learn More

What people are saying

The thing that impressed me so much about OLI is that what has happened here is that they have brought the cognitive scientists together with the disciplinary experts and that combination…that is the brilliance… Dr. William E. “Brit” Kirwan, Chancellor, University System of Maryland, OLI event hosted by CMU in Washington D.C. Learn more


The Open Learning Initiative is generously supported by the following foundations: