Service Members Gain Valuable Insight into Online Education Programs

Test Drive College Online Sponsors Free, Live Webinar for Troops Considering Online Degrees.

[USPRwire, Wed Apr 28 2010] In response to growing nationwide interest in online education and distance learning, Test Drive College Online, in collaboration with, will host a free, comprehensive webinar designed for those interested in pursuing a degree through online education programs.

Led by retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Michael Angley, the exclusive webinar will offer students and military service members a broad look into the benefits and possibilities of online education.

"With the number of online college degree possibilities out there today, it's difficult for a student to figure out what program would be the best fit” said Macy Oosthuizen, Product Manager for Test Drive College Online. “This webinar is a fantastic opportunity to find out about online education in general as well as how to find a program that fits the particular needs of our military service members."

The webinar, Online Education…Is it Right for Me?, will take place Tuesday, May 11, from 2:00 - 3:00 PM PST. Those interested should register here: The webinar is open to the public and completely free of charge, although admission is limited.

During the webinar, Colonel Angley will discuss the value of online education for both active and former service members, who must face the challenge of completing a college degree while balancing the responsibilities of military service. Webinar participants will leave with a broad understanding of how online education works, the pros and cons of online learning, how to apply transfer credits, and how online programs can provide the resources and flexibility necessary to help students achieve their goals.

Test Drive College Online (TDCO) is a revolutionary new program that allows qualified students the opportunity to “test drive” an online course and, upon completion, transfer credits earned to a degree program, potentially saving them thousands of dollars in tuition. TDCO was designed specifically to help students who are seriously considering earning an associate’s or bachelor’s degree determine if online education is right for them.

For more information about Test Drive College Online and Education Connection, contact Natasha Bright at or visit

About Colonel Michael Angley
Colonel Michael Angley is a retired U.S. Air Force Colonel and a retired career Air Force Office of Special Investigations (OSI) Special Agent. He has over 25 years experience conducting counterintelligence and counterterrorism operations around the world and in the United States. Colonel Angley currently holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology, as well as a Master of Arts in National Security Affairs.

Commencing with the launch of its U.S. Marines website on the Marine Corps Birthday in 2003, has produced a series of U.S. Military community heritage websites specially created to enable current and former U.S. service men and women to reconnect with old friends, create a lasting legacy of service, and share in the camaraderie of others who have served.

About Test Drive College Online:
Test Drive College Online is a revolutionary program that provides a unique opportunity for qualified participants to try a complimentary online college course. TDCO courses are ACE approved and any credits earned may be transferred to full degree programs.For more information, visit

Natasha Bright
Test Drive College Online
Boca Raton, Florida

Company: Test Drive College Online

Contact Name: Natasha Bright

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Contact Phone: 561-459-1913

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