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Best Online Colleges for Veterans

Starting or completing your education may be an important part of your transition back into civilian life and finding a new career path. These online colleges for veterans can help make that a better experience.

University of Florida

The University of Florida is a great option for veterans who are ready to start their academic career but don't want to relocate. There are two dozen different undergraduate degrees to choose from including biology, business, journalism, sociology, and many more.

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University of Central Florida

UCF has been a leader in online education for a quarter of a century. This university offers some of the most affordable online degrees for veterans in the country and you can choose from over two dozen programs.

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University of South Florida

The University of South Florida has undergraduate and graduate degree programs available in dozens of fields entirely online. Veterans have access to special support services to help them transition back to civilian life and academically excel.

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University of Iowa

The University of Iowa Distance and Online Education office offers over 500 courses that combine into roughly 50 different programs of study that are available for students all over the world. Any veteran that enrolls at this school will be joining a community over over 2,000 veterans that are also pursuing their degree.

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University of Missouri - Columbia

Missouri Online is operated by the University of Missouri System and comprises a total of more than 300 online degree programs that are perfect for veterans. Advisors can help you secure special financial assistance as well.

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University of Utah

The University of Utah online programs are most known for their incredibly competitive tuition costs. There are several majors and minors to choose from, and you can even earn a graduate-level degree. The Veterans Support Center will help you make the most of this academic experience.

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University of Alabama

The College of Continuing Studies at the University of Alabama offers more than 70 flexible, fully-online degree programs. Veterans at this school could be eligible for unlimited Yellow Ribbon tuition assistance.

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Auburn University

Auburn University is one of the top universities in the nation and offers very veteran-friendly online degrees in fields like nursing, agriculture, veterinary medicine, business, computer science, and more.

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Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University is home to over a dozen online undergraduate degrees, and more than 20 master's degrees; some of those programs are ranked among the top in the country in their respective fields. These completely self-paced degrees can fit perfectly into the lifestyle of a veteran.

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Kansas State University

Kansas State University has over a hundred online degree programs to choose from and boasts some of the most affordable tuition in the state, making them a great value for any student. Veterans can turn their military experience into college credit and receive additional financial aid.

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Saint Louis University

Saint Louis University has the most diverse degree programs available out of any school featured here, with over a hundred incredible specific concentrations so you can tailor your degree to your exact goals, all online. Veterans receive a reduced tuition rate for these programs.

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University of Arkansas

The University of Arkansas is a top-ranked research university and the online degree programs that it offers are just as rigorous and highly-ranked as the ones it offers on campus. Low tuition, self-paced study, and extra support for veterans are all some things U of A has to offer.

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Colorado State University - Fort Collins

CSU offers a select few comprehensive degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, all entirely online. This university offers additional tuition discounts on top of participating in the Yellow Ribbon program, and has special programs to support your education as a veteran.

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University of Mississippi

Ole Miss Online is a great choice for veterans who are looking for a graduate-level education that they can get from home. Veterans receive in-state tuition rates regardless of residency and this school also participates in the Yellow Ribbon program.

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University of South Carolina - Columbia

The University of South Carolina has over 50 online degree options to choose from at the bachelor's, master's, and doctorate levels. Veterans have access to additional financial aid, academic advising, benefits advising, and more at this school.

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Rutgers University - Newark

Military Times has ranked Rutgers as one of the best universities in the country for veterans. There are student organizations, assistance offices, and more, that are dedicated to supporting the community of nearly 2,000 vets that attend this school. At Rutgers, there are roughly 20 degree programs to choose from online.

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Saint Joseph's University

There are a variety of online graduate degree programs to choose from at SJU, in fields like computer science, business, marketing, education, and more. If you already have some education and are looking to take it further, this school can help. There are also unique learning workshops geared towards veterans as well.

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George Mason University

George Mason University has roughly 50 online degree programs to choose from; in fact, the majority of the programs at the school are also offered online. GMU has an Office of Military Services that provides extra support and resources to veterans that are studying there.

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Texas Tech University

Texas Tech gives students dozens of degrees to choose from. At the undergraduate level, you can choose to study things like political science, digital media, or even architecture. Apart from these unique degree options, TTU also has a reputation for being a great school for vets.

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University of Arizona

The University of Arizona is one of the most flexible online university options in the country, with hundreds of degree programs to choose from, and largely asynchronous delivery format. Earning a degree is extremely convenient at this university, which also frequently ranks as a top school for veterans.

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