Deliver the rigor of
on-campus learning – online

Choose from 450+ lessons across 13 Quality Matters-certified disciplines that are as rigorous and high-quality as on-campus labs, and customize them in line with how you love to teach.

Digital Curriculum
450+Hands-on and digital lessons
13Comprehensive curriculum across 13 scientific disciplines
100%Peer-reviewed and certified by Quality Matters

What goes into our online science courses

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Extensive academic research

Our PhD scientists conduct extensive research and collect input from faculty to plan our hands-on experiments and lessons – and ensure their successful delivery for online students.

Every lesson is thoughtfully developed with measurable learning outcomes, detailed experimental protocols, and questions that tie into the core learning objectives.

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Peer-reviewed & QM-certified to ensure quality

Each lesson is reviewed by our team of instructional designers for quality, accuracy, repeatability, safety, and ADA compliance.

Our Board of Advisors, all active professors, then review the content for accuracy and educational value to ensure our curricula meets the same standards of rigor as on-campus courses. 

Every discipline is also certified by Quality Matters, so you can be confident you’re teaching the critical skills and concepts students need to achieve competency in your course.

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Continuously improved and up-to-date

Our lessons are reviewed regularly by our in-house experts and science instructors to ensure our courses always provide the best and most up-to-date experience for your students.

What’s more, our lab management platform gives you maximum flexibility to change up the assessments each semester. We also continuously monitor websites that promote academic dishonesty and ensure that our content is removed from them promptly. Because academic integrity is as important to us as it is to you.

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Flexibility to customize

We know that every teacher is unique, so our courses come with built-in options for easy customization – so you can tailor your lessons to suit your creativity, strategy, and teaching style.

Our purpose-built lab management platform makes it easy for you to make lessons your own by building custom lessons or adding text, images, and video to enhance the lessons included.

What Students & Instructors Say

According to 1600+ surveyed for our 2023 Lab Report: The State of Online Science labs

91%of students said it was very important to them to be able to take their science courses online.

of instructors were satisfied with their online lab experience, regardless of the format of the lab.


of students were satisfied with their online lab experience, regardless of the format of the lab.

84%of students said they learned the knowledge and skills needed.
80%of instructors said online labs gave students the opportunity to learn the knowledge and skills needed.


For over six years, Science Interactive has collaborated with our subject matter experts to provide lab kits for online science courses at the University of New England. These kits have allowed students a hands-on lab experience regardless of their location around the globe. This comprehensive lab solution has provided quality products that enrich our courses and contribute considerably to our student experience and success.
Barbara FortieUniversity of New England, Program Director
I have enjoyed using Science Interactive (formerly Hands-On Labs) for my Micro lab. The online modules make my teaching and grading seamless and it looks great from the student view. The personnel are very responsive to me or students when we needed help with an issue.
Cheraton LoveWinston-Salem State University, Dean, Experiential Education
When I was first approached to teach distance learning, I was very skeptical about how students could gain practical skills in an online environment... When I first came across the Science Interactive lab solution, I was pleasantly surprised by the quality and rigor of the experiments. They not only covered the topics that I normally cover, but in some cases go in much more depth than I expected. I have looked at other companies and I believe that Science Interactive is the best. They provide a college-level experience that is expected for a student taking a chemistry lab course.
Michael FeltyChemistry Professor, Trinity Valley Community College
Science Interactive combines the best of Hands-On Labs, eScience and virtual science programs to deliver the most sophisticated lab experience in today’s world.
Dr. BrownTop 40 Innovators in Education by Center for Digital Education
At what is considered a pioneer institution of higher learning, Science Interactive labs have been the difference between rural students earning a degree or not, while remaining at their homes and working full time. For many years, we were the only institution in our state (and that includes the Universities) who offered a virtual lab, so our enrollment was enhanced because of Science Interactive. Once students settle into the routine of trusting that they can complete a lab, have the support they need, and that they learn from it, they have really enjoyed learning the content at their own pace.
MarlysMiles Community College, Professor
I have been using Science Interactive for many years, even before the name change. What hasn’t changed is the great customer service. My rep is only a phone call or email away and always responds promptly. My students have reported being able to contact customer support easily. Their labs kits have allowed our institution to offer online courses without sacrificing the hands-on learning that occurs in the lab. There are a wide variety of kits available, including custom kits. The use of custom kits has allowed us to create kits that align with our competencies. I wouldn’t use any other company!
NadineDes Moines Area Community College, Professor
As Covid-19 began, our Dean challenged us to deliver, a master course that matched what we were doing in the classroom face-to-face. Our goal was to have a hands-on activity for each of the 16 weeks of the term. This was impossible if students did not have the kits in their hands by day one. Thanks to Science Interactive, we were able to provide at-home kits to meet our goals, well in advance of the first day of the term, which helped minimize student issues. We also had the flexibility to supplement the need for tactile kits every week with digital lessons to help reduced the cost to the student substantially. Thank you again for all that you do. I look forward to working with Science Interactive in the future.
KenCoastline Community College, Professor
Science Interactive has given our online students the hands-on experience that is needed in a chemistry laboratory. Students comment on how much they really enjoy the lab component of these courses and how much the lab experiments enhance what they are learning in our chemistry courses.
AnnMariePima Community College, Professor
I have been working with Science Interactive since 2006 - they have always been professional and responsive to the needs of my institution as well as my students. The quality of the lab kits that we employ is par none, and Science Interactive is very flexible when it comes to customizing these kits to align with the pedagogy of our classes.
MarcOcean Community College, Professor
I have taught online classes uninterruptedly since 2016. Initially, I was skeptical about my students having a good lab experience in an online lab that was supposed to be hands-on. After intense research, I found that Science Interactive had a great solution available in a superb and relatively affordable lab kit that would enable my students to have something close to an on-campus lab experience. After years of teaching the lab, I can give first-hand testimony of the professional quality of the experiments and the lab kit contents. These facts alone would have had me using Science Interactive kits for all my online labs. But what makes it truly impossible for me to even think of switching lab kit providers is the top-notch support that I get from my account executive. Science Interactive is an outstanding provider of true college-level lab kits with an excellent support team that will always have your back.
CarlosUniversity of Colorado, Professor
Science Interactive provides the opportunity to offer our students the hands-on experience of science labs from the convenience of their homes. Their labs kits do a great job of providing students with a realistic environment that teaches critical skills required to learn various laboratory concepts and replicating the same learning experience they would have at a campus lab. The entire platform is user friends and students enjoy their experience using the kits and the educational online content. Both higher education online programs and online science students can benefit greatly from the integration of at-home lab kits into the curriculum.
DamonColorado Christian University, Professor
I loved everything about it. I had everything I needed and the labs were easy to follow.
Prairie State CollegeStudent