military academic programs for veterans at Park University
A university that values your service to our country, we create custom academic programs to reward the skills and experience gained during your service. Park University believes life after the military is just as important as the time you served in active duty. Our military programs for veterans at Park University have received national attention.
“I started with an online course and then easily switched to become a full-time student. I connected with a Park Representative who walked me through the process every step of the way, evaluating my time in service to help me maximize my credits. I felt like Park really cared about seeing me succeed.”
Craig, Army, Sergeant First Class, studied management and human resources Online and in Parkville, MO and
received 42 credit hours towards his degree. Contact us today to see how many credits you qualify for!
*Individual results may vary, contact a Park University Representative for more details.
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 a part.
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.
Combine Park University’s Global Warrior Center for military students with academic programs offered at Park University. Park University provides an environment of support for service members and veterans transitioning in and out of the military.
BENEFITS OF EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR VETERANS
Park will maximize your military training and experience from your Joint Service Transcript or equivalent with military-earned academic credit. Park 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, demonstrating your competency in the course.
Park University is a nonprofit higher education institution, which offers military programs for veterans at Park University – a private school education at an affordable price.
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. 1 “Best for Vets” private college/university in the country in its “Best for Vets: Colleges 2016” rankings. The ranking is a reflection of the services and support the University provides to active duty military, veterans and their families – Military Times
- 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.