Ave Maria School of Law is Southwest Florida’s law school offering a high quality legal education with a commitment to professional excellence, rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition. Our mission is to serve our nation’s veterans with dignity by providing them with an excellent legal education and support as they transition from the military. Our proposed Legal Clinic will provide legal assistance to Veterans and their families. Ave Maria School of Law has a long tradition of honoring our military veterans. We are proud of our students and alumni who are veterans, three JAG officers who have had leadership roles in the law school, together with our Founder, a Marine veteran and several members of the Board of Governors.
Baldwin Wallace University is a private, liberal arts-based, Methodist-affiliated college located in Berea, Ohio, offering bachelorÍs and master’s degrees, certificates and professional education programs. In 1845, more than 15 years before the Civil War, Baldwin Wallace was founded as one of the first colleges in the nation to admit students without regard to race or gender. Today, you’ll find that spirit of inclusiveness has flourished and evolved into a personalized approach to education: one that fosters your individual growth as you learn to learn, experience new ideas and prepare for the certainty of change.
Buffalo, New York
Buffalo State is a place to learn, grow, and prepare for Your Future. Students find that Buffalo State provides the best of both worlds, a suburban-like campus in a vibrant, metropolitan neighborhood. The stimulating intellectual and cultural environment offers many informal social and recreational opportunities. The focus is on academics, with an emphasis on applied, marketable skills grounded in a strong liberal arts education. Buffalo State is large enough to offer a tremendous variety of educational programs, yet small enough to offer personal attention in small classes.
CDA Technical Institute is a post-secondary school designed to provide the diving, inspection, maritime and medical industries with entry level personnel, who excel in superior knowledge, skill, safety, and work ethic. Our training is comprehensive, rigorous, and designed with individual student career objectives, abilities, and interests in mind. CDA’s Commercial Diving and Underwater Welding program and our Maritime Welding program are go to work career training programs with post graduation placement rates in excess of 90%. CDA is veteran owned and military friend school with a proud history of helping veterans prepare for civilian careers.
New York, New York
For more than 250 years, Columbia has been a leader in higher education in the nation and around the world. At the core of our wide range of academic integrity is the commitment to attract and engage the best minds in pursuit of greater human understanding, pioneering new discoveries and service to society.
Drexel University is a comprehensive research university, comprised of 15 colleges and schools, that is ranked in the top 100 national universities by US News and World Report. Located in Philadelphia, PA, the country’s fifth largest city, Drexel offers an education that is use-inspired, where classroom meets the real world through its cooperative education program. Whether undergraduate or graduate, Drexel students have the opportunity to apply what is learned in the classroom to hands-on, experiential situations — enriching the students learning, enabling them to build professional networks and enhancing their resumes for future work or advanced education.
Johnson City, Tennessee
East Tennessee State University encompasses 11 colleges utilizing 4 campuses, several satellite facilities, and a robust online presence. In the heart of Appalachia, ETSU’s main campus sits on 340 acres in the shadow of Buffalo and Cherokee Mountains. It boasts the highest quality academic and athletic facilities, an extraordinary library, state-of-the-art residence halls, an observatory, and an outdoor amphitheater. The 11 colleges cover a wide variety of subjects ranging from the humanities to math, technology to art, education to health science. These colleges’ departments offer over 140 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs, as well as study abroad honors experiences.
Daytona Beach, Florida
Embry-Riddle is the world’s largest aeronautical university, where we all share a passion for aviation and aerospace, the world’s most exciting industry. We teach nearly every aspect of aviation, aerospace, engineering, and related fields, engaging students in real-world applied research that prepares them for productive careers and leadership roles in service around the world. Embry-Riddle is a dynamic institution, constantly evolving to meet the needs of our students and our industry. Thanks to this forward-looking approach, the vast majority of our 100,000 alumni have found rewarding and fulfilling careers.
Albany, New York
For more than 40 years, Excelsior College has helped U.S. veterans and servicemembers earn the degrees they need to move up in the military or transition into a civilian career. To date, more than 65,000 military students have completed programs with us. We understand that you may require extensions or other allowances, especially when deployed. So our practical online courses, flexible credit options, and academic services will empower you to succeed here. Excelsior representatives at U.S. military bases nationwide can assist servicemembers on site, and our Center for Military Education supports both servicemembers and veterans from a distance.
Lodi, New Jersey
Felician is an independent co-educational Catholic/Franciscan University founded and sponsored by the Felician Sisters to educate a diverse population of students within the framework of a liberal arts tradition. Its mission is to provide a full complement of learning experiences, reinforced with strong academic and student development programs designed to bring students to their highest potential and prepare them to meet the challenges of the new century with informed minds and understanding hearts. The enduring purpose of Felician University is to promote a love for learning, a desire for God, self-knowledge, service to others, and respect for all creation.
Grantham University was founded in 1951 by a veteran for veterans. For 65 years, Grantham University has proudly maintained that mission by serving the educational needs of U.S. veterans, active-duty personnel, reservists and military families with more than 45 job-relevant degree and certificate programs. Today, Grantham University offers a 100% online education to give today’s adult learners, working professionals and military heroes a convenient and affordable method to earn an advanced degree.
Indiana Wesleyan University was founded in 1920. With a residential campus located in Marion, Indiana, IWU is a Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship and leadership. Since 1985, IWU’s College for Adult and Professional Studies program has helped adult learners take the next steps toward success through new education opportunities related to ever-changing work environments and technologies. Alumni of Indiana Wesleyan University can be found in corporations, school districts, health-care agencies, government entities and many other types of organizations across North America and around the world.
Kansas State University has formal partnerships with Fort Leavenworth’s U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Riley’s 1st Infantry Division, and the Kansas National Guard. K-State offers academic programs at Fort Leavenworth and Fort Riley as well as online degrees and certificates. All online distance students pay the same rate, no matter where they are located, and military personnel stationed in Kansas and taking classes on campus are given in-state residency. K-State maintains two ROTC programs (Army and Air Force) and a distinguished military alumni base and an acclaimed Military History Institute.
Liberty University is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation and the largest Christian university in the world. As an accredited evangelical liberal arts institution, Liberty has 16 schools and colleges and more than 500 unique programs of study from the certificate to doctoral level, available in residential and online program formats. By incorporating academic theory, research, and hands-on training, Liberty equips students with the knowledge and skills they need to make a lasting impact on their profession.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is the 9th largest not-for-profit, independent university in the U.S. NSU is classified as one of only 37 universities, out of more than 4,000, that have the dual designation of both high research and community engagement. The university awards associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, doctoral, and first-professional degrees in a wide range of fields, with more than 26,000 students and 152,000 alumni around the world. The university’s programs are administered through colleges and schools throughout Florida, across the nation, and around the world.
Pepperdine is a participant in the Yellow Ribbon program, a provision of the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Any student who is 100% eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill is eligible to receive a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship. We award half of the difference between the annual cap set by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the cost of tuition; this amount is matched by the VA; therefore, a student’s tuition is fully covered. Our participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program has made a Pepperdine degree an obtainable dream for our veterans in their continual pursuit of their educational goals.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Regent University is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action, with associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees available worldwide. We offer affordable, high-quality degree programs, but what sets Regent apart is our mission to prepare men and women to excel both in mind and spirit. Our students, faculty and administrators share a calling, founded on biblical principles, to make a significant difference in our world.
Regis is a Catholic, coeducational university composed of the School of Arts and Sciences, the School of Nursing, the School of Health Sciences, and the Institute of Advancing Studies. The 132 acre campus is located in Weston, Massachusetts, twelve miles west of Boston. On the undergraduate level Regis offers nineteen majors, twenty-eight minors, honors program, teacher licensure, and combined bachelor’s/master’s options. For graduate and professional study we offer Eighteen master’s programs and 9 graduate level certificate programs, as well as doctorate programs in nursing and education.
Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University considers it an honor to serve veterans, military students and their families and to help them achieve their educational goals. SRU is committed to providing an academically challenging environment that cultivates leadership and success. Veterans Resources will provide information about admissions, financial aid, and your GI Bill. We hope this information assists your educational journey at Slippery Rock University.
- Tulsa, Oklahoma
- Jacksonville, Florida
- Houston, Texas
Tulsa Welding School in Jacksonville, FL, trains students for career options in welding, air conditioning, electrical and refrigeration. TWS programs are largely hands-on with classroom and lab environments to provide practical skills employers seek. Programs are taught by professionals with experience who are knowledgeable in industry trends. TWS has over 65 years of experience in skills education training and is committed to students by providing a supportive team to help students succeed with many services such as housing and career employment assistance. Scholarships, military tuition pricing, military benefits and financial aid are available to those who qualify.
With more than 200,000 graduates in its 52-year history, Universal Technical Institute is the nation’s leading provider of technical training for automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians, and offers welding technology and computer numerical control (CNC) machining programs. The company has built relationships with manufacturers of more than 30 leading brands, outfits its facilities with state-of-the-industry technology and delivers training that is aligned with industry needs. Through its network of 12 campuses across the U.S., UTI offers post-secondary programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI), and NASCAR Technical Institute (NASCAR Tech). The company is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Coral Gables, Florida
UOnline is a Military Friendly school and U.S. News and World top 50 University that offers current or former members of our armed forces access to a prestigious, graduate degree. Programs are 100% online, with no live classes only rigorous checkpoints to keep you on track. Our faculty are hand-picked from our on-campus programs and committed to educating our nation’s military members – guiding, supporting and mentoring you every step of the way.
The University of Nebraska Online is a public residential university committed to be one of the nation’s premier undergraduate institutions with excellent graduate education, scholarship and public service. With an enrollment of around 5200 undergraduates and 1600 graduate students we provide a private university experience at a public university price. We provide 120 undergraduate majors and 27 graduate programs.
The University of Northwestern Ohio is a private, not-for-profit University located in Lima, Ohio offering more than 50 degree programs to choose from. The university boasts five colleges: Applied Technologies, Business, Health Professions, Occupational Professions, and Graduate College. Students can live on-campus in our apartment-style dorms, or off-campus in the surrounding community. There are more than 20 student clubs and organizations to join along with many networking opportunities with local and national employers. UNOH prides itself on individualized attention and doing everything possible to help students learn and succeed following graduation.
University of St. Francis is a private, non-profit Catholic institution offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. USF, based in Joliet, Ill., is moderately priced and enrolls approximately 3,800 students both on campus and online. USF students choose from 45 undergraduate programs, four degree-completion programs and 15 graduate programs. Programs are offered in arts and science, business, education, nursing, health care and social work. Graduation and retention rates for freshman and transfer students also are consistently higher than the national averages. USF has an Alumni base of over 44,000 students.
Vermillion, South Dakota
The University of South Dakota, founded in 1862, is the state’s flagship institution and is designated as the only public liberal arts university in South Dakota. USD is also home to South Dakota’s only Law and Medical schools. USD also has 17 NCAA Division 1 sports, as well as many student organizations, fraternities, and sororities.
Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing educational excellence to over 5,800 students on our main campus, our 25 centers across the US and six internationally in Hong Kong and Malaysia. UIU is a recognized innovator in offering regionally accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced. UIU is an NCAA Division II university with 15 varsity sports. UIU was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as #9 on the list of colleges with the most students over age 25 with 82% of UIU’s student population 25 or older.
West Chester, Pennsylvania
The second largest school in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher education and the fourth largest university in the Philadelphia area, West Chester is a leading resource in fostering the region’s economic, social and cultural vitality. West Chester has evolved into a comprehensive university which excels in teacher education, business, health, natural and social sciences, music and the arts. Ranked among Kiplinger’s 100 best values in public colleges, the University is committed to providing access and serving the educational needs of a diverse student body. West Chester University offers over 80 undergraduate, 70 master’s degree and graduate certificate programs.