The Great Courses makes the joy of lifelong learning accessible to everyone through 800+ courses on exciting topics in science, history, literature, food and wine, fine arts, professional and personal growth, and more—available anytime, anywhere.


Attribution Period (Cookie Length)

30 Days


The Great Courses Affiliate Program

Welcome to The Great Courses affiliate program!

The Great Courses makes the joy of lifelong learning accessible to everyone through homework-free, test-free, and pressure-free courses on exciting topics in science and mathematics, history and philosophy, language and literature, food and wine, music and fine arts, professional and personal growth, and more. Delivered by award-wining experts from the most respected institutions in the world, our 800+ courses are available anytime, anywhere on DVD; on apps for iOS, Android, Roku, and Kindle Fire, and through our digital library.

We’re currently set up to run affiliate marketing in the United States, the United Kingdom, the European Union, Canada, and Australia. However, we’re also open to collaborating with affiliates from other approved countries.

Affiliate with one of the world’s leaders in online learning, and get the chance to earn commission of up to 10% on the value of each sale you generate (with an average order value of $60 or more). 

The Great Courses affiliate program also offers:

  • Mind-blowing learning experiences to share with the world
  • An advanced website that makes shopping quick and easy
  • Updated product feeds
  • Industry-standard banner sizes
  • Default commission rate 5%
  • A 30-day cookie period
  • A 45-day validation period to ensure prompt affiliate payment
  • Debit card and credit card payment options

Have any questions? Reach out to Toya Turner ( 

We look forward to reviewing your application and hope to get you on board as soon as possible.


The Great Courses Affiliate Team               

General Terms

Publishers in the following states will not be accepted into our affiliate program due to state nexus tax laws; however, we will consider a CPC model on a case-by-case basis if the state you reside in allows it. - Arkansas - Connecticut - Illinois - Kansas - Maine - Michigan - Minnesota - Missouri - Nevada - New Jersey - Pennsylvania - Rhode Island - Tennessee - Washington Affiliates in California and New York must provide their Annual Certification of No Solicitation to work with The Great Courses.                      

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