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Serving the educational goals of military students

Service members, Veterans, Military spouses and dependents

Military friendly

Whether you’re enhancing your role in the military or transitioning to a civilian career, you’ll find affordable, career-focused programs that can help you with your goals. Our specially trained staff are honored to assist service members, veterans, and military spouses and dependents with support and flexibility for your unique needs.

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Education designed for military members like you

Career-relevant education for military students

  • Degrees and certificates aligned to 300+ occupations for developing careers in and out of military service.
  • Experienced faculty bring an average of 26 years of real-world working experience to the classroom.
  • Quality programs accredited through the Higher Learning Commission (, and programmatic accreditation for some specialized programs.

Flexibility that fits military student schedules

  • Supporting your military-specific challenges. From deployment to military duties, we’ll help you fit your course schedule to military life.  
  • Online classes, always on — 24/7/365. Attend class online when it fits your schedule, day or night.
  • Earn your degree one course at a time to balance military life and your education.


Use your military benefits towards tuition

Your G.I. Bill® education benefits helps pay for school. We also waive resource fees for qualifying service member undergraduate students to reduce or eliminate out-of-pocket costs.

Program Level Cost/Credit Resource Fee
Some students eligible for waivers
Estimated Total
Cost/Academic Year
Associate & Bachelor’s $398
Military Rate
*See waiver eligibility below
Master of Science Nursing $540
Military Rate
$195 $9,720
Master of Arts in Education
Military Rate
$195 $9,720
Master of Arts in Education
Military Rate
$195 $8,190
Master of Science
in Counseling (online)
Military Rate
$195 $11,070
Master of Science in
Counseling (campus)
Military Rate
$195 $9,540
All other master’s
degrees (online)
Military Rate
$195 $11,520
All other master’s
degrees (campus)
Military Rate
$195 $9,720
Doctoral $810
Military Rate
$205 $12,930
Program Level Cost/Credit Resource Fee Estimated Total
Cost/Academic Year
Associate & Bachelor’s $398 $170 $13,640
Master of Science in
Nursing & Master of Arts
in Education
$540 $195 $10,890
All other Masters $698 $195 $13,734
Doctoral $810 $205 $15,810

1. Effective 4/27/2020, upon confirmation of eligibility, undergraduate students using Department of Defense military Tuition Assistance (TA) benefits for a current, upcoming, or previously completed (within the past 365 days) course will not be charged a resource fee for courses that start on or after April 27, 2020.  Courses taken prior to 4/27/2020 are not eligible for the waiver. In limited circumstances, some undergraduate courses may require an additional textbook that is not covered by the Resource Fee. For a full listing of these University courses, click here.

Credit for military experience

Earn your degree faster, and for less

Services & Resources

A wealth of resources. A community of support.

Explore more helpful information for military-affiliated students.

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A wealth of resources. A community of support.

Military Resources

As a current student, access a Military Resources platform with information about local and virtual events, scholarships, and other valuable tools.

Veteran resource centers

If you're in the Phoenix, AZ area, connect with other veterans in a supportive environment designed for the military community to come together.

Certified to serve

We are certified as a Veteran Supportive Campus by the Arizona Department of Veterans' Services and as a Veteran Ready Organization by PsychArmor Institute to help serve you.

Mentorship program

Helping service members, veterans and active duty spouses with civilian employment. American Corporate Partners aims to ease the transition from the military to the civilian workforce.

For active airmen

Apply your CCAF associates degree to an approved University of Phoenix program with 60 credits or less remaining to complete your bachelor’s degree.

Civilian career development

Personal branding and career readiness resources from LIDA360.

Career Services

Access resources and tools at no additional cost to help you leverage your military skills and education in the civilian job market.

Get support from a career team beyond graduation.

Connected to the military community

University of Phoenix maintains relationships with Military Professional Associations to help support those association members and University Of Phoenix  students.

Mental wellness services

Through a national network of licensed providers, Give an Hour offers free, confidential mental health services for military, veterans, and their loved ones.

General education for airmen

University of Phoenix is part of the GEM program, offering general education courses approved by CCAF toward your Associate in Applied Science degree.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Your military service can provide a solid foundation for your career growth. With our Phoenix Career Guidance System, you can discover career interests, get information about how to apply your military skills to a civilian career and explore the job market.

If you’re a veteran or a dependent, you may be able to cover tuition expenses or other costs as you attend school using your VA benefits. We’ve created a three-step process to help answer your questions about military benefits.  

Attend class online any time of the day or night, even while overseas. Online classes are always on — 24/7/365.

List your previous military experience on your application for admission and sign a transcript request form. We will request those military transcripts for you.

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