Frequently Asked Questions. 

QUESTION: What is the Optimum Institute?

ANSWER: Inspired by Socrates & Plato, the Optimum Institute is a human-powered online education community designed around conversation. Members of The Optimum Institute are required to have at least one, one-hour conversation with another member, at least once per month to stay a member of the institute. We think of ourselves as the purest form of education, education through self guided conversation.    

QUESTION: Is your institute religiously affiliated?

ANSWER: No. Our members come from all backgrounds and walks of life.

QUESTION: Does you education institute grant degrees or certificates?


ANSWER: After one year members become Certified Optimists and receive a free tee-shirt.  

QUESTION: What if I have more questions?

ANSWER: Contact us using the contact tool below or by email.