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Federal Employee Discount for CMU Global Campus Programs

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15% Discount and App Fee Waiver

All civil service Federal employees, spouses, and their dependents receive the Federal Employee Discount (FED) – a 15 percent tuition discount and an application fee waiver – thanks to an agreement with the Federal Government.

Plus, since CMU's Global Campus does not have different "in-state" and "out-of-state" tuition rates, this discount will be taken off the same tuition rate available for your program regardless of your location or course format.

Gain the skills and knowledge you want and the credentials you need to achieve your career goals through programs customized to fit the needs of working students. CMU's Global Campus offers:​

  • condensed 8-week courses
  • online, face-to-face, o​r hybrid formats
  • master’s and bachelor’s degr​ees
  • certificate programs

Why CMU?

A leader in distance education since 1972, CMU understands your challenges and offers more than 40 locations throughout North America with friendly staff ready to assist you every step of your jo​urney.

Take Your Firs​t​ Step

You have questions, and our staff is happy to answer them all at your convenience. You can call 877-268-4636, chat with a representative, v​isit our Frequently Asked Questions, or register for a Federal employee or training officer webinar:

​​Pick You​r Future

More than 30 academic programs are available at the Federal Employee Discounted Tuition rate with a variety of concentrations and minors available to customize your education to your individual career goals.

  • Bachelor’s degrees​
  • Master’s degrees
  • Undergraduate certificates
  • Graduate certificates

Not sure what degree best serves your needs? Try our Career Solutions Portal.


CMU is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Ass​ociation of Colleges and Schools. All academic programs, regardless of format, meet the same rigorous standards and your diploma will read Central Michigan University.

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