Discover if online education
is right for YOU!
Test Drive College Online (TDCO) is an innovative program that provides a unique
opportunity for qualified participants to take an actual online college course.
This program was created specifically for people who are interested in using TDCO
as a stepping stone toward a degree. Students qualify by passing a short admissions
process which includes an assessment exam and interview. There is no cost or obligation
with any of our courses. In fact, with the money that you save our program is very
similar to a Scholarship.
All of our courses are of the highest quality and are representative of what a student
can expect in a course at an online college. The American Council on Education’s
College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended
college credit for all of our courses.
The Test Drive College Online Program will allow you to:
- Earn credits that may be transferred to an online degree program of your choice
at one of our reputable Alliance partner schools.
- Potentially save up to $1,800 in tuition costs and fees when you transfer to a degree
program the credit you earned in one of our courses.
Can you tell me more about the Test Drive College Online courses?
- All courses were designed by faculty at a leading online university.
- We purposely chose the courses that we offer because they are among the most commonly
taken during undergraduate studies.
- Each course matches college-level academic rigor and offers an accurate preview
of what to expect from an online degree program.
- All of the Test Drive College Online courses have been evaluated and recommended
by the American Council on Education in Washington, DC for college credit.
- All courses are held online and in an asynchronous format. Students decide when
and where to study.
- Each course is in a pre-set 5 week long format. Generally, one would need to devote
8-10 hours of study per week to be successful.
How can Test Drive College Online offer college-level courses at no cost?
Ultimately, the cost falls on the colleges and universities interested in attracting
students who have successfully completed a Test Drive College Online course. Colleges
or universities are keenly interested in finding students with a proven track record
of handling college-level academics and who have an awareness of what it takes to
succeed in an online college environment. The TDCO process is the best way for colleges
to identify these students before they enroll.
How is Test Drive College Online compensated for expenses associated with their
Students who participate in the TDCO program are provided with information on the
colleges and universities that make up the Test Drive College Online Alliance. When
the student reaches out to members of our Alliance Program in regards to enrollment,
the school pays TDCO a fee. It is important to understand that TDCO is only paid
for inquiries into a school and never paid for an actual enrollment. All schools
in our Alliance Program agree to accept credits earned through our courses, thereby
making the transfer of credit much more streamlined for the student and allow the
student to save money on tuition.
To contact Test Drive College Online, call 866-921-9289 or email us at
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