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, youÍll 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.
Ball State University’s online division offers more than 60 degrees, certificates, and licenses that can be taken all or nearly completely online. Courses are taught by the same faculty who teach on Ball State_s main campus. Ball State has earned many national rankings and recognitions for the quality of its online offerings. Popular programs include undergraduate and graduate offerings in business, criminal justice, education, and nursing. Tuition rates are competitive. Ball State is a state-supported university that serves about 20,000 students each year, of which nearly 5,000 are online.
Barry University is a Catholic institution of higher education founded in 1940 by the Adrian Dominican Sisters. Grounded in the
liberal arts tradition, Barry University is a scholarly community committed to the highest academic standards in undergraduate,
graduate and professional education.
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.
Students do extraordinary things at Cabrini University, a residential Catholic college welcoming learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds. Quality academic study in the classroom combines with an array of opportunities for hands-on learning in real-world environments. Since its founding in 1957 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the University has provided a transformational education of the heart, focusing on academic excellence, leadership development, and a commitment to social justice.
For more than 40 years Cambridge College has been a leader and pioneer in adult learning. With a main campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and four regional locations nationwide, we provide academically excellent, time-efficient, and affordable higher education to a diverse population of adult learners, including active military and veteran service members.
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.
Cedar Crest College takes a bold approach to education – creating a college and a curriculum designed for traditional undergraduate women who want to achieve at the highest levels! Recognizing the multi-dimensional nature of students, Cedar Crest College is dedicated to the education of the next generation of women leaders by preparing the whole student for life in the global community. The School of Adult and Graduate Education provides a wealth of opportunity for non-traditional and graduate students. Its mission is to support the career interests and educational aspirations of men and women throughout every step of their professional development.
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.
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri- C) opened in 1963 and is Ohio’s oldest and largest public community college. For 53 years Tri- C has provided quality, affordable education to more than 900,000 members of Northeast Ohio. Tri- C offers 1,000 credit courses,140 career and technical programs and liberal arts curricula, and more than 600 non – credit workforce/professional development courses. The College serves more than 50,000 credit and non – credit students annually and offers day, evening and weekend classes; classes via television, the internet, and independent learning. Tri- C offers more than 800 Distance Learning courses.
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.
Eastern University is a co-educational Christian University of the Arts and Sciences located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia at 1300 Eagle Road in St. Davids, PA. Eastern enrolls approximately 3500 students in its undergraduate, graduate, professional, urban, Seminary and international programs. Eastern University offers many online and blended online programs. Alumni and faculty of Eastern University have received the MacArthur Foundation award, Olaf Palma International Justice Award, Regional Emmy for PBS Documentary, and Lindback Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Its core values of faith, reason and justice are woven into all of its educational programs.
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.
Ford’s RV now offers 2 person housing (in an RV) for $50/ month for training that only lasts one month. FRVTC helps veterans obtain a career or supplement their income in a field that: · Is in great demand · Provides an income of $100/hour plus · Has little to no competition. · Only takes three weeks to achieve Master Certification · Maximum class size of four · Has a customer base of over 10 million consumers searching for an RV Refrigerator Specialist Certified by FRVTC · Has no EPA requirements FRVTC has successfully offered the very service they train since 1984 using the latest technology and tools available. In addition, their students have the option for ongoing phone support, advertising, referrals and more from FRVTC.
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.
Houston School of Carpentry
Houston School of Carpentry is a TWC approved vocational training school that offers Basic Carpentry and Construction Skills training and Electrical Technician training and Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Mechanic Certificate (HVAC). The management team at Houston School of Carpentry has over 20 years of direct workforce development and training experience. Union County College is a public comprehensive community college located in Central New Jersey. The College has four campuses in Cranford, Elizabeth, Plainfield and Scotch Plains. There are a wide variety of degree and certificate programs which can be found at www.ucc.edu.
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.
Marylhurst University, founded in 1893, is a premier applied liberal arts and business university in the NW dedicated to excellence in the education of adult learners with diverse backgrounds. Regionally accredited, the University offers degree and certificate programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University emphasizes peer learning, personal attention and is a welcoming community. Business, communications, psychology and interdisciplinary studies at the undergraduate level and the MBA programs offer evening, weekend, day, and online formats. Select programs also offer an online accelerated option. Flexibility in scheduling and format makes a college education attainable.
Since its founding in 1926, Mercyhurst has committed itself to providing an accessible, affordable liberal arts education which blends real-world, hands-on experience and professional preparation with a robust liberal arts core. Research has demonstrated that outcomes for students educated in the liberal arts tradition far outshine those of their counterparts educated at public universities.
Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education in a student-focused environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success. Nestled in the Appalachian foothills of Kentucky, our campus hosts 12,000 student and is rated as the safest in Kentucky. MSU offers 141 undergraduate and 71 graduate degree programs, including one of only five U.S. institutions with a bachelor’s degree in Space Science. We also offer many distance learning courses via the Internet. MSU is ranked as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News and World Report.
New Castle, Pennsylvania
The New Castle School of Trades was founded in 1945 and has become a multi purpose technical and trade institution. Over the years, the school has moved from the era of educating competent tradesmen, through the phase of the more sophisticated and innovative craftsman, to today’s highly skilled technicians.
New England Institute of Technology
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
The mission of New England Institute of Technology (NEIT) is to provide specialized associate, bachelor’s, master’s and online degree programs preparing students for careers in technology. Through the combination of technical courses and an integrated liberal arts core, the more than 50 programs prepare NEIT graduates with the knowledge and hands-on skills needed in today’s competitive labor market. Associate degree programs are designed to be completed in as little as 18 months and a bachelor’s degree program may be completed in three years.
Newark, New Jersey
New Jersey Institute of Technology is New Jersey’s science and technology university, serving its citizens as a critical resource for education, scholarly and applied research, and economic development in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics as well as design and the management of technology. NJIT enrolls over 10,000 students, conducts over $100 million in research, and supplies well over 25 percent of the state’s engineering workforce. NJIT offers 125 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in six specialized schools instructed by expert faculty, 98 percent of whom hold the highest degree in their field.
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 ñhigh researchî and ñcommunity engaged.î 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.
Ohio Christian University is committed to offering a complete education that develops students intellectually, professionally, and spiritually. OCU offers degree programs for traditional undergraduate students, graduate students, and adult and online students. Additionally, the Trailblazer Academy allows high school students to complete college classes. All programs are designed to equip students to become leaders in their careers, communities, families, and the world.
Pacific Oaks College
- Pasadena, California
- San Jose, California
Pacific Oaks is proud to be a yellow ribbon school and it is a privilege for us to provide support for those who serve. That is why we are proud to offer tuition rates for active duty personnel or veterans of the U.S. Military and National Guard and their eligible dependents. A Pacific Oaks education is shaped by the collective voices and experiences of you and those around you. We value your military experience as an integral part of our collaborative learning community, educating the Pacific Oaks community on the importance of dedicating your life to service for your country.
Established in 1949 as a permanent facility, Penn State York is a campus of The Pennsylvania State University, a public university that educates students from the state, the nation, and the world. Our integrated programs of teaching, research and service create a vibrant learning environment in which we nurture the well-being and health of individuals and communities. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education. Penn State York is an educational destination as well as a portal to other Penn State campuses. We offer degree programs to traditional and adult learners.
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.
PIA is renowned as one of the premier educators of Aviation Maintenance and Aviation Electronics Technologies in the nation. Since 1929, PIA has graduated over 37,000 individuals with FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certifications or FCC General RadioTelephone Licenses.
PTI, a career college nestled 12 miles west of Pittsburgh, PA, offers certificates and associate degrees in on-ground, online and blended evening/online programs through our schools of business, criminal justice, design, energy and electronics technology, healthcare, hospitality and culinary arts, information technology, nursing, and trades technology in 9-24 months. Tuition is the same for in-state and out-of-state students. Housing is available both on- and off-campus. Financial aid assistance is offered to eligible students. Instructors bring industry experience into the classroom and courses are developed with advisory board guidance. Career services department offers internship and employment assistance.
An education at Quinnipiac embodies the University’s commitment to three core values: high-quality academic programs, a student-oriented environment and a strong sense of community. QU prepares a diverse cadre of undergraduate and graduate students for achievement and leadership in business, communications, engineering, health, education, law, medicine, nursing and the liberal arts and sciences. QU educates students to be valued and contributing members of their communities through a vital, challenging and purposeful educational program, both resindent and online. Students engage real-world issues through practice and the consideration of different perspectives.
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.
St. Leo, Florida
Saint Leo University has provided world-class academic degree programs to students since our founding in 1889. Since then we have remained one of the nation’s premier Catholic, coeducational, liberal arts universities, serving people of all faiths and backgrounds. Our student body is comprised of more than 16,000 students attending classes at our scenic University Campus in Florida, just north of Tampa, at more than 40 education locations, and via our Center for Online Learning. Saint Leo is an internationally respected university, featuring the latest advances in learning technology and offering degree programs in today’s most sought after fields.
For 165 years, Saint Joseph’s University has advanced the professional and personal ambitions of men and women by providing a rigorous Jesuit education. Students are guided to develop to the fullest in every facet of their intellectual potential. In both the College of Arts & Sciences and the Erivan K. Haub School of Business, the University sets continually higher educational standards for its students. Our top-rate faculty provide a rigorous, intense education that both disciplines and expands the mind.
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.
Los Angeles, California
With a long-standing emphasis on diversity, public service and innovative programs, and a mid-city campus featuring a world-renowned Art Deco landmark, Southwestern Law School reflects the vibrancy of Los Angeles and provides an ideal setting for law study. Founded more than 100 years ago as an independent, nonprofit, nonsectarian institution, Southwestern is fully approved by the ABA. We have a reputation for graduating lawyers who are well-rounded, entrepreneurial and prepared for practice. We have strong ties to the legal, business and civic sectors, and our Biederman Entertainment and Media Law Institute is closely linked to the entertainment industry.
Falls Church, Vermont
Stratford University, was founded by a Navy veteran in 1976, with the core principles to offer a better way of life through the empowerment of education. Stratford Curriculum is based on the hot jobs and careers in todays economy. The teaching style, mirrors the learning styles. Small Class sizes, Flexible schedules, hands on performance learning in the classroom. Instructors that are currently employed in what they are teaching. Our Motto is “Changing Lives, One Student at a Time” . From the Admission process to Graduation to Employment, Stratford is with you every step of the way!
Sullivan University is a student success focused institution with a career-first curriculum. Our students are able to start at a diploma or certificate level and earn degrees to enter the job force and can continue to work toward an associate, bachelors, masters or doctoral degrees taking classes during the day, evening, on weekends or online. Our year round quarter class schedule allows students to graduate faster and be ready for the workforce.
New York, New York
City College offers outstanding teaching, learning and research on a beautiful campus in the heart of the world’s most dynamic city. Our classrooms are equipped with the technology for a truly interactive learning environment. Our libraries hold 1.5 million volumes and provide online access to the resources throughout CUNY. Our laboratories are engines of innovation, where students and faculty push the boundaries of knowledge. CCNY offers programs in architecture, engineering, education and the liberal arts and sciences prepare our students for the future, and produce outstanding leaders in every field.
- 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.
Union Institute & University is a private, not-for-profit University governed by a Board of Trustees and incorporated in the state of Ohio. Rated in the top 25% of Military Friendly Schools, Union serves adult students in the US and globally who seek to advance or complete online degrees at the undergraduate, master and doctoral levels. UI&U, a Yellow Ribbon participant, operates academic centers in Ohio, California, Florida and Vermont. UI&U offers scholarships/stipends for Active Military, Veterans and Spouses/Dependents with flexible scheduling options.
The United States Sports Academy is an independent, non-profit, regionally accredited, sports-centered university created to meet the growing need of properly trained and educated sports professionals. Its role is to prepare men and women for careers in the various areas of the sports profession. Undergraduate majors are Sports Management, Sports Coaching, Sports Studies, and Sports Strength and Conditioning. At the graduate level, majors are Sports Management, Recreation Management, Sports Coaching, Sports Health and Fitness, and Sports Studies. The Doctor of Education in Sports Management offers specializations in Sports Leadership, Sports Marketing, and HRM in Sports.
The University of Colorado Denver – Anschutz Medical Campus is one of the nation’s top public urban research universities. We educate more than 14,000 students at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in downtown Denver, and more than 4,000 students in our research and advanced health care programs at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. On our two campuses, you can choose from more than 140 programs in 13 schools and colleges at the undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional health levels.
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) is an acclaimed research institution with 15 colleges dedicated to the discovery and distribution of knowledge. UIC is among the top five most diverse campuses in the nation and a national leader among urban, public higher education institutions in providing access to underrepresented students. UIC is focused on eliminating disparities in health, education and economic opportunity. Community engagement is a centerpiece of UIC’s urban mission.world.
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 at Kearney 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.
Wilmington, North Carolina
UNCW is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Our academic experience stimulates creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible citizenship in an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and in our doctoral programs. Substantial research activity, combined with our hallmark teaching excellence and moderate size, advances distinctive student involvement in faculty scholarship.We are committed to diversity, inclusion, affordable access, global perspectives, and enriching the quality of life through scholarly community engagement in such areas as health, education, the economy, the environment, marine and coastal issues, and the arts.
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.
The University of Pittsburgh is a leader in education, a pioneer in research, and a partner in regional development. The University has an extensive array of undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs to help student veterans achieve their education and career goals. There are more than 400 degree and certificate programs offered by our 16 schools and four regional campuses. The University of Pittsburgh is institutionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education.
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 5800 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.