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The degree you want, the flexibility you need

Military student in online class


Central Michigan University has been committed to the military since 1972. With over 40 years of experience supporting military students, we can help you achieve your goals. You can do it with CMU.  

CMU accepts more than 800 military training and education courses for transfer credit. Many of our military students will have credit they can transfer including some from basic training and additional training for their job.

Other benefits for CMU military students include:

  • G.I. Bill approved.
  • Yellow Ribbon participant.
  • Discounted tuition rates up to 40 percent.
  • Application fee waiver.
  • Military scholarships available.
  • Consolidated credits toward your degree, both military and civilian.
  • Credits can be transferred in from more than one institution.


If you deploy, we deploy. We offer classes in online, face-to-face and hybrid formats, condensed into eight-week terms. CMU has more than 30 locations across North America, including 15 military installations.

From start to finish and even after graduation, you will be supported by faculty, staff and fellow students. We're here to help you reach the next step in your journey, whether that's a promotion in the military or transitioning to civilian life.  

To learn more about Central Michigan University, visit our military webpage or call 877-268-4636 to speak with an enrollment specialist.