LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Touro University Worldwide (TUW), a nonprofit online university accredited by the WASC Senior Commission of Universities and Colleges, is pleased to announce a special military scholarship program. This scholarship program follows the long tradition of Touro's appreciation of and unique relationship with service members, veterans, and their families. TUW focuses on quality education, affordability, a military friendly environment, and exemplary student services.
"As an appreciation to military members for their service and sacrifice, we created a military scholarship program, making TUW the most affordable online university," says Dr. Yoram Neumann, Chief Executive Officer of Touro University Worldwide. "Active duty personnel, veterans, and their families can now earn a high-quality undergraduate or graduate degree at the fraction of the cost that other online universities charge."
This military tuition program is offered for active duty and reservist military members from all service branches including those in the Coast Guard and National Guard. Retirees and veterans with an honorable discharge and Department of Defense employees are also eligible. This program is also extended for spouses and children of the aforementioned.
Eligible military students will receive the special military tuition rate. Bachelor's programs have a tuition rate of $250 per credit hour, master's program at $300 per credit hour, and doctorate program at $560 per credit hour. In addition, military students will be awarded 100 percent scholarship (free tuition) for up three courses, depending on their degree program and the number of credits that they have completed at TUW. As a military friendly university, there is no limitation on the time to complete course credits to be eligible for the military tuition rate and scholarship. The university is also waiving the application fee.
A complete online library and resources are included in the tuition so there are no extra expenses on textbooks for students. Courses are offered six times a year, resulting in a clear and supportive path to the successful completion of degree programs. To learn more about TUW's commitment to the military and their scholarship program, visit TUW.edu/military.
About Touro University Worldwide (TUW)
Touro University Worldwide (TUW) is a non-profit university, accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, and is part of the Touro College and University System. TUW Offers degrees that range from AA degree to Doctorate level. For more information, visit TUW.edu.
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