Military Education

Military Education

Welcome Military Service Members & Veterans

Education is the best investment you can make - experience more opportunity and earning potential with a college degree - Bachelor’s Degree or Associate Degree. Your opportunities for success are wide open. Choose a school that understands your unique educational needs. A quality online university will adapt to your busy military schedule and fully support your academic endeavors from beginning to end.

Pursuing Higher Education

We know that starting your education is a big decision and that you want to make an informed choice. How do you choose the right school?

These are some things to consider:

What are your goals?

  • Civilian transition
  • Military advancement

Is the school accredited?

What is accreditation? Accreditation is the process of evaluating a school or educational training program to determine whether it meets standards set up by an accrediting organization. Here are some benefits of accreditation:

  • A reliable indicator of quality
  • Approved program of study
  • Qualified instructors
  • Recognition by employers and schools nationwide
  • School is evaluated and improved on a continual basis

Will credits from other colleges or vocational training transfer to a degree?

Have you taken courses at another school? Don’t lose your credits - get your prior coursework evaluated and applied to your degree program.

Does the school accept credit for military training and credit by examination?

  • AP, CLEP, DSST, ECE, Other

The Value of Education

Completing your education can have a long-term impact on your future - and on your life. A quality education can lead to increased opportunities and income potential. It is an investment that continually pays off throughout your life.

How much is an education worth to you?

  • Workers with bachelor’s degrees earned an average of $32,000 more per year than those with only high-school diplomas
  • Workers with only high-school diplomas earned an average of $35,170 in 2012; those with bachelor’s degrees earned an average of $67,140*
  • Workers with associate degrees earned an average of $57,590 in 2012*


Call (888) 384-0849 to speak with an AAU Admissions Representative.