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School InformationEastern 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.
Why They Value VeteransEastern University values those who have served in the United States Armed Forces and have defended our nation's freedoms. We seek to serve our military and veteran students by providing up-to-date and easily accessible information concerning their benefits and how to take advantage of them, and to make a smooth transition to college life. Named as one of the 50 Best Colleges for Older Students by Bestcolleges.com and a College of Distinction for CollegesofDistrinction.com, Eastern provides students with meaningful and helpful support resources such as academic support, career services, and counseling; all in a caring, Christian environment. Further EU offers Vet Student Worker positions and supports student led Vet community initiatives.
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What They Offer
- Approved for the Post-9/11 GI Bill
- Signed the VA's "Principles of Excellence"
- Utilizes the federal Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
- Approved for Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
- Signed the DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
- Member of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Network
- Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (Choice Act)
- Participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program
- Tuition discounts specifically for military spouses and dependents
- Scholarships specifically for military spouses and dependents
- In-state tuition without residency requirements for military spouses and dependents
Degrees & Certifications
- One, but less than two year certification/licensure
- Associate's Degree
- Two, but less than four year certification/licensure
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Master's Certificate
- Doctoral Degree
Regional accreditation; Programmatic/professional accreditation
Areas of Study
- Business Administration and Management, General
- Criminal Justice/Police Science
- Elementary Education
- Health Professions and Related Programs
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