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Military & Veterans: Active Duty Military

Tough training and deployments are a fact of life, so we have classes and formats to match your military lifestyle. Armstrong offers Certificates, Associate, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees; evening and online classes; and a variety of terms – from full semester to seven-week mini-mesters, plus four- or eight-week summer sessions.

Now is the opportune time to use your Tuition Assistance benefits and enroll in classes at Armstrong to advance your career and plan for your future while you serve. Speak with your Education Service Officer about education benefits and opportunities, then contact our Veterans Affairs office or Military Resource Center to find out about the degree programs we offer and the support services we provide.

Looking for a degree plan you can complete while you are attending military schools or serving overseas? Armstrong's Fully Online Associate of Arts allows you to achieve your academic goals while completing your mission.

Looking for a Master’s degree? Armstrong’s Professional Communication and Leadership degree will give you a professional edge. Apply today.

ALL MANDATORY STUDENT FEES ARE WAIVED FOR ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY PERSONNEL

Getting Started

Begin the application process by following the steps on our Admissions Checklist. In addition to the action items on the checklist, complete the applicable out-of-state tuition and student fee waivers to include in your application.

While gaining admission to the university, students should contact the School Certifying Official (SCO) to begin the process of applying for VA or benefits. The following documents should be presented to the SCO when applying for VA benefits:

VA Benefit Programs

Active Duty Tuition Assistance Programs

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

NEWS:

Read More U.S. Veterans Magazine Names Armstrong 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools

(June 14, 2017) – U.S. Veterans Magazine has named Armstrong State University as one of the 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools. The annual review is an evaluation of the nation’s employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions. Lists were compiled from market research, independent research, diversity conference participation and survey responses to determine which universities provide learning environments conducive to student veteran success.

Read More Armstrong State University Named One of the Nation’s Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools

(March 10, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been named to the list of the Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools by Victory Media, the publisher of Military Spouse, G.I. Jobs and STEM Jobs, for a second year in a row. The annual list recognizes higher education institutions that actively recruit and support spouses of active duty service members while acknowledging and supporting military spouse students through the unique challenges of military life.

Read More Free Start Strong, Start Now Minimester Registration Event on Feb. 17

(February 13, 2017) – Kick start your career in information technology, business economics, health science or another exciting field with this one-day registration event for new students. Complete an application, be admitted and sign up for the upcoming minimester all on the same day. All application fees will be waived for this event. Click through for additional details.

Read More Armstrong Honored in Online College Plan’s Top 20 Best Four-Year Colleges for Veterans

(February 1, 2017) – Armstrong State University recently ranked #20 on Online College Plan’s Top 20 Best Four-Year Colleges for Veterans list. Online College Plan compiled the list by utilizing data and research from multiple sources, such as National Center for Education Statistics, Military Times and Military.com.

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