For active military personnel, or for military personnel who have left the service, the degree programs offered by the School of Digital Sciences can build on your military experience and help you prepare for a rewarding civilian career. Both on-site and online Bachelor's and Master's degree programs are available in a variety of high-demand digital sciences fields.
COLLEGE CREDIT FOR MILITARY TRAINING PLUS IN-STATE TUITION
The State of Ohio is committed to providing college credit for military training and experience and to providing in-state tuition for qualified veterans. For more information, see Ohio Education Opportunities for Veterans & Servicemembers.
Kent State University accepts all Veterans Affairs educational benefits.
Kent State University also awards college credit for basic military training and formal coursework. This evaluation of military training is done through Kent State University's Credit Transfer Staff, which has an FAQ online that includes some answers about military credit. If course credit is awarded, some technical courses may also count as approved electives in Digital Sciences degree program, while the remaining course credit may count as general electives.
ASSISTANCE FOR ADULT STUDENTS AND VETERANS
Kent State University has over 2500 adult students and has been designated a "Military Friendly School" by G.I. Jobs for the fourth year in a row. Our Center for Adult and Veteran Services provides a variety of services, including pre-admission counseling, academic advising, career guidance, and advocacy. Their web site also includes some veteran-specific information.