academic programs for military students at Park University
We recognize and honor our currently serving students who are heavily investing in their military training to defend our country. With this in mind, we make it possible to simultaneously invest in an education. Offering military programs for college students at Park University which include customizable academic plans, personal military guidance and military resources for success. We have a long history of working with those who have dedicated much of their lives to serving our country by helping them with their educational and personal goals.
Experience college in a traditional classroom setting by enrolling in Park University’s on campus courses and programs. The personal one-on-one attention with professors and dynamic learning environment of a classroom set this option apart.
Learn anywhere. If a physical campus is not accessible or you are relocated due to service orders, you can still continue to pursue your academic goals. Park University’s online program is flexible, adaptable and will accommodate your academic needs.
Park University provides an environment of support for service members and veterans transitioning in and out of the military with the combination of the Global Warrior Center and the academic programs offered at our university.
BENEFITS OF EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR CURRENTLY SERVING STUDENTS
Park University will maximize military training and experience from your Joint Service Transcript or equivalent with military-earned academic credit. Park University provides up to 75 credit hour transfers and fair credit equivalencies for your prior education from a regionally accredited college/university.
You can receive credit for prior professional development training, on the job training, recognized industry certification, professional experience and more. Students can test out of a course by passing a final examination and/or demonstrating your competency in the course.
Park University continues to rank as one of the most affordable options for those pursing a higher education. Active-duty members, including National Guard and Reservists, can use Tuition Assistance. Park programs are VA-certified for any military member or veteran receiving GI Bill benefits. The GI Bill provides benefits to veterans, service members and some dependents of disabled or deceased veterans wishing to pursue an education.
- No. 2 among all private colleges/universities in the country for annual return on investment for those who live on campus
- No. 3 for those who live off-campus – according to the PayScale College ROI Report
- No. 1 among non-secular colleges/universities for having the least-expensive tuition and fees – according to U.S. News and World Report
- Ranked among the top 100 (at No. 80) “Most Affordable Online Colleges in the U.S.” – according to Great Value Colleges
Military programs for college students at Park University offers personal military guidance on our campus from experienced military veterans with diverse backgrounds in service duties. Park’s Global Warrior Center educates and assists military service members on such topics as education, employment, finances, relationships, post-traumatic stress disorder and transition.
The Center’s experienced military staff increase the ease with which military students and veterans can get information to enable them to move forward with their college careers.