Explore an Intellectual Career by Enrolling in the OAC

If you’re serious about a career in academia or policy, the Objectivist Academic Center (OAC) may be the next step to your professional goal.

The OAC is a distance-learning program brought to you by ARI. Once you enroll, you’ll study Ayn Rand’s ideas and get personalized feedback and direct interaction with the Institute’s intellectual staff. You’ll also have the opportunity to:

  • Hone your critical thinking and writing skills
  • Train in the art of objective communication
  • Develop a proper approach to philosophy
  • Engage with like-minded individuals

Designed to supplement a traditional college curriculum, the OAC is FREE — all you need is a phone or Internet connection.

Here’s what a few of our OAC graduates have to say about the program:

“The class discussions with Dr. Ghate have been invaluable to my development as a philosophic student.” — OAC Graduate

“It’s been great in its own right learning about Objectivism, but also good in an unusual way in that is has helped me make more out of my college education.” — OAC Graduate

“I can tell this program will be a huge benefit to me, long term.” — OAC Graduate

“Anyone who’s interested in learning more about Objectivism on a deeper level should apply to the OAC.” — OAC Graduate

The early application deadline is April 15. If you’re ready to explore an intellectual career—and are passionate about the power of ideas — Apply Today.