The Navy College helps Sailors earn college degrees by providing academic credit for Navy training, work experience and off-duty education. Visit the installation Navy College Office for information on the following services.
Education Counseling: Available to assist service members and their families with choosing colleges or classes. Education counselors are available on a walk-in basis. For locations and contact numbers, visit www.navycollege.navy.mil.
Testing: GED, Graduate Record Exam (GRE), College-Level Examination Program (CLEP), Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES), Excelsior College Examinations (ECE), SAT and ACT testing are available, as well as test preparation classes. Fees may apply.
Tuition Assistance Benefits: Up to $4,500 per fiscal year for college and vocation programs for active-duty service members.
Joint Services Transcript: American Council on Education (ACE) college credit recommendations for military training and experience.
Regional Occupational Program (ROP): Offers free occupational training programs to anyone age 16 and older. More than 265 courses are offered per year. Courses taken for college credit may require payment to a local community college. Visit www.sdcoe.net/lls/cte for more information.