Proudly Serving Military-Affiliated Students Across the Globe
Beginning in the 1950's at Camp Rucker, known as Fort Rucker today, the roots of
Troy University's service to our armed forces were planted with the United States
Army. Today, in addition to hosting an Army ROTC program on the TROY campus (since 1987), we are a proud partner with the Army in several
initiatives including ArmyIgnitED; the Concurrent Admissions Program (ConAP) for Army Enlistees; the Enlisted Education Program (EEP) of the College of the American Soldier, the Green to Gold initiative; and the ConAP program for new recruits. Troy currently operates advising
and / or teaching centers on or near 10 Army installations in six U.S. states and
one in Korea.
Troy University and the U.S. Navy are active partners in higher education for sailors.
As an original "Sweet 16" partner in the Navy College Distance Learning Partnership
(NCDLP), Troy University is committed to flexible education no matter where you serve.
TROY maintains an ongoing presence to support military personnel and their dependents
online worldwide through TROY Online, a worldwide network of Service Centers and through
offices and teaching facilities.
Troy University has been an education partner of the United States Air Force since
1965 and has hosted an Air Force ROTC program on the TROY campus since 1971. In addition to the broad range of TROY degree
programs taken by members of the Air Force at undergraduate and graduate levels over
the past 54 years, the University is also proud to be a partner in the Air Force’s
specialized education initiatives; the General Education Mobility initiative (GEM) and the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF); as well as with the Air University Associate to Bachelor Co-operative (AU ABC).
Troy University is proud to be a partner of the US Marine Corps Leadership Scholar Program (LSP). This program is designed to help honorably discharged Marines continue their undergraduate
education through pre-screening and support in the admissions process, matching the
Marines to the “right” institutions and helping to expedite the application process.
Troy University serves members of the United States Marine Corps in class at locations
throughout the Pacific and through its distance-learning programs offered through
TROY Online which reaches students across all 24 time zones.
No matter what your rate or officer occupation, Troy University is pleased to offer
a broad range of undergraduate programs via in-class, online or blended formats that
can be valuable to members of the Coast Guard seeking to advance their career within
the Coast Guard or to help prepare them for careers following their service to our
nation. In each of the undergraduate degree options available at TROY, there is scope
for the award of transferable college credit based on an evaluation of the member’s
rating, the Joint Services Transcript (JST) and the recommendations of the American
Council on Education (ACE). The ACE recommended credits, combined with results of
CLEP and / or DANTES exams taken, can significantly shorten the timeframe for reaching
At the undergraduate level, options include but are not limited to criminal justice,
applied computer science, business and psychology. At the graduate level, the University
also offers a range of graduate degree programs in class or 100% online which include
Biological and Environmental Science, Human Resource Management and Public Administration
which could be of particular interest to members of the Coast Guard who continue to
Troy University has proudly served members of the United States Air and Army National
Guard for more than 50 years. Currently, in addition to working with members of the
Guard who are completing degree programs, the University also plays an active role
in the pre- and post- deployment Yellow Ribbon Re-integration Program.
The core goal of the partnership between the University and the Guard is to meet the
educational needs of our guardsmen and women by offering a broad range of associate,
bachelor and master degree programs through the four TROY Campuses in Alabama, the
university’s network of Student Support Centers and through TROY Online.
As a long standing partner with the United States Military, TROY serves students from
all Reserve components. The University also plays an active role in the pre-and post-deployment
Yellow Ribbon Re-integration Program. In each of the undergraduate degree options
available at TROY, there is scope for the award of transferable college credit based
on an evaluation of the member’s rating, the Joint Services Transcript (JST) and the
recommendations of the American Council on Education (ACE). The ACE recommended credits,
combined with results of CLEP and / or DANTES exams taken, can significantly shorten
the timeframe for reaching degree completion.
With locations across the United States and through TROY Online, Reserve students
find the flexibility and support needed for success.
Military Spouses & Dependents
Troy University strives not only to meet the needs of our service members but also
their families. We offer a broad array of degree programs focused to meet the needs of our military affiliated community where they are via a
worldwide network of Service Centers, TROY Online and through offices and teaching
In support and in recognition of those who support those who serve, Troy University
is proud to be able to further demonstrate its commitment to making a college education
more affordable for the military affiliated student community by offering one of the
best value propositions in higher education in the nation. Through the TROY Military
and Family Scholarship, the University proudly caps the cost of tuition at $250 per
credit hour for spouses and dependents of members of the military currently serving
on active duty, in the National Guard and/or in the Reserves at undergraduate and
Recognized as a "Best for Vets College" by Military Times, Troy University is a proud
supporter of United States Veterans, active duty military and their families. Each
Fall, TROY honors all who have served during Military Appreciation week which culminates
with a ceremony in Veterans Memorial Stadium as the TROY Trojans take on one of their
rival schools. It is an honor to serve those that serve this great country.
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)
The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is an educational program designed to give
men and women the opportunity to compete to become a commissioned officer in the United
States Army or Air Force while completing their degree. Commissioned officers are
the managers, problem solvers, key influencers and planners who provide leadership
to all under their command. By joining ROTC, you’ll not only build lifelong friendships,
but you may also have the opportunity to pay for school through our scholarship programs.
Most importantly, unlike many other college students, you’ll have a rewarding career
waiting for you after graduation.
TROY's Military & Family Scholarship
UP TO 50% TUITION SCHOLARSHIP FOR MILITARY AND FAMILY STUDENTS
Advance your career with exclusive benefits toward graduate and undergraduate programs. TROY’s Military and Family Scholarship caps the cost of tuition at $250 per credit
hour for active military, Reservists and National Guard. Also, your spouse and dependents
receive up to 50% in tuition savings. TROY is committed to keeping higher education
affordable. That’s the Trojan Warrior Spirit, and it’s alive and well at Troy University.