- 100% Online Coursework
- Learn from Expert Faculty - Many of Whom Are Veterans
- See How You Can Reduce Your Time and Tuition
- Summer Term
- Fall Term
We Deliver Affordable Online Degrees to Active Military, Veterans, and Their Families
Located just a few miles from Fort Bragg, the largest military base in the world, Methodist University has a unique understanding of what our military-affiliated students need. We welcome you to take part in affordable, career-focused degree programs in a flexible, online format. We’re a 2021 Military Friendly® School and participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program. Our generous transfer credit policy, a suite of career-focused programs, and a dedication to flexibility make it easy to get started and stay committed to earning your degree, even if you’re deployed.
8-Time Military Friendly® School
Military Friendly® Gold Award
Military Friendly® Spouse School
Yellow Ribbon School
Receive credit for military experience
Transfer up to 93 undergraduate credits or 9 graduate credits
Part-time and full-time options
Save Time and Money
Military-friendly at Methodist isn’t just a slogan – it is how we support the military students who are on active duty, in the guard or reserve, veterans, and their families. Our support staff has 55 years of combined service experience — they’re committed to finding you the most affordable and effective way to earn your degree and providing the unique support our military-affiliated students need.
- GI Bill® Programs
There are a variety of GI Bill® programs that can be used by veterans, active-duty service members, spouses, and dependents. This includes the Post-9/11 GI Bill®, Forever GI Bill®, Montgomery GI Bill®, Selected Reserves GI Bill®
- Yellow Ribbon Program
Earn your degree with no out-of-pocket expense to you. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will match MU’s contribution dollar for dollar up to 50% of the difference between the student’s tuition benefit and the net cost of tuition. Our contributions are unrestricted Methodist University General Scholarship funds.
- Tuition Assistance
Eligible service members who have run out of Tuition Assistance through attendance at Methodist University are eligible to have tuition waived for up to three courses a year!
- Spouses of service members may be eligible for up to $4,000 in tuition assistance through the MYCAA program.
- GI Bill® Programs
- Reduced military pricing is $250/semester hour for undergraduate programs
- The MU Match Military Appreciation Scholarship
- Receive college credit for your military training and professional military education or through a variety of CLEP and DANTES exams
- Military-friendly deployment, withdrawal, and refund policies
- The Methodist University Office of Veteran Services and the Fort Bragg Education Services Office help military-affiliated students determine eligibility for the variety of education benefits available and start the benefits process, apply for financial aid, and order military transcripts. They also provide resources to support other student needs.
- Student Veterans of America helps support veterans in their transition from the military to academia and into their chosen career field through a peer-to-peer network. In partnership with community organizations such as Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wounded Warrior Project, and others, the SVA-MU participates in fundraising projects to assist local and national veterans.
Through popular undergraduate and graduate programs available in both full- and part-time formats and multiple dates throughout the year to begin, you can get started online or on-campus now.
If you’re active military or a veteran, be sure to ask about our generous transfer credit policy and how you can receive college credit for your experience in the military to reduce your time and tuition.
Whether you’re a one-term enlistment service member who’s exiting the military, a non-commissioned officer seeking advancement, or a military spouse pursuing a portable or high-demand field, we are sure to have a career-focused degree that serves your needs.
Discover how to turn your talents into a meaningful, satisfying professional future.
Cultivate your critical thinking, communication, analytical, research, and leadership skills. The wide-ranging and comprehensive program features an interdisciplinary focus that will give you the platform to advance your career in an array of industries after graduation.
Develop the financial and analytical skills to help organizations save money and grow their business.
Learn to analyze numbers to identify and solve complex business problems. We work with you directly to help you customize your degree and make the right business connections.
Combine computer and business skills to solve issues for your organization. Concentrations in Business Information Systems and Cybersecurity and Information Assurance are available.
Gain skills in program and policy development and community organization, planning, and research. You’ll learn how forensic science applies in investigations, preparing you for various roles in the criminal justice field.
Improve personal health services and have a direct impact on people’s lives. Learn all facets of managing a health care organization as you study personnel, financial management, and credentialing.
Lead teams to make the right business decisions with new skills in advertising, consumer behavior, communications, marketing technologies, strategy, research, and analytics.
Learn about people and gain skills in analysis and presentation of information. A concentration in Counseling/Clinical Psychology prepares you to help people face psychological disorders, while the Human Performance Psychology option teaches you how to design products and enhance organizations.
Serve individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities to promote human well-being and alleviate oppression and poverty.
Build on your previous nursing experiences to take your career to the next level. Advancing your nursing credentials by earning your BSN can provide greater career mobility in a variety of health care settings.
Enlisted personnel and non-commissioned officers who have a bachelor’s degree, commissioned officers, Department of Defense civilians or Veterans Administration employees, and military family members can enroll in one of the most beneficial degrees in the market now. Online graduate degree programs accept up to nine transfer credits.
In just one year, earn the degree that lets you thrive across fields and industries including marketing, investment banking/finance, operations, management, consulting, and entrepreneurship.
In just 18 months, you can gain the skills and knowledge needed for senior positions in health care organizations — spanning leadership, research, teaching, and more.
If you hold a bachelor’s or a master’s degree, you can take four courses to immerse yourself in the business of health care and take on leadership roles in the industry.
About Methodist University
Founded in 1956 as a liberal arts college, Methodist University now serves approximately 2,000 students from across the U.S. and more than 40 countries. Methodist University is focused on high-quality experiences that nurture moral values and ethical decision-making to prepare students for a variety of careers and pursuits. Courses are taught by experts in their field.
Methodist University is located just a few miles from Fort Bragg and Pope Army Airfield, with several former and current MU faculty who served in the military. As members of the same community, MU has a unique understanding of the specific needs of service members, veterans and their families. Ranked annually as a top-tier university, MU provides a high-quality, convenient, flexible and cost-effective education that supports both personal and professional goals.