Military-Friendly Online College Programs

Kaplan University is committed to providing special online and on-base degree programs to help military students reach their career goals. We take pride in being a military-friendly online school, and make sure our classes offer the flexibility to help balance education with duty, family, and achieving your personal aspirations. Learn about our military-friendly degree programs, benefits, scholarships, and more.

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About Kaplan University Military

Kaplan University’s online flexibility and military support structure allow you to study anytime, from anywhere you have an Internet connection.

About Kaplan U Military

All Military Programs

Kaplan University offers several programs that have been developed to complement specific military occupations or programs established by the military.

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Self-Enroll Online Now

Military students can self-enroll with our online admission application. Enrollment can be completed in as little as 20 minutes.

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Branch Resources

Kaplan University participates in and supports various programs and services catering to the different branches of the military.

Branch Resources

Military Benefits and Financial Aid

Learn about educational benefits for military students and spouses at Kaplan University.

Military Benefits and Financial Aid

Tuition for Military Students

We believe our military students should not have to pay excessive out-of-pocket expenses to reach their educational goals.

Military Tuition

Military Prior Credits

College credit for your prior learning may help move you closer to your degree.

Military Prior Credits

Military Family Scholarship Program

See if you or a family member qualifies for the Kaplan University/American Freedom Foundation (AFF) Scholarship Program.

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Resources and Links

Kaplan University provides support to help servicemembers pursue their educational and career goals.

Resources and Links

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about becoming a military student at Kaplan University.

  • Am I eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill's monthly housing allowance if I attend Kaplan University?

    As of October 1, 2011, eligible veterans who meet certain conditions can receive 50% of the basic housing allowance average.

  • Is financial assistance readily available?

    Yes. Speak with your base education officer first to see if you qualify for military tuition assistance.

    Our military tuition rates are designed so that servicemembers and veterans can fund their education using military educational benefits in most cases. The Military Student Service Center can provide additional details about military educational benefits.

    If you are not eligible for military benefits, Kaplan University can assist you with other forms of financial assistance available for those who qualify such as Title IV federal financial aid and federal, state, and private lending programs.

  • Will Kaplan University accept transfer credits?

    Yes. We accept eligible transfer credits from regionally and nationally accredited colleges and universities that are applicable to your specific program. Please see the University Catalog for the Transfer of Credit policy.

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Military Student PDF Documents

To download and view the most popular resources for military student information, select a PDF below.

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