California Southern University is proud to serve those who serve our country. When evaluating your future goals within and outside the military, we welcome you to consider CalSouthern as the preferred education provider as you seek to advance and grow in your career.

We really do understand the demands of active duty, and are pleased to be able to offer affordable, quality education that is 100% online - with flexibility to work at your own pace, from anywhere in the world. We also understand the challenges of advancing within the military or reentering an increasingly competitive job market. We are ready to help you prepare and excel by offering Associate, Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral level degrees. We also offer certificate programs in psychology and business.

The knowledge and recognition you gain from our programs will help set you apart and prepare you for success.

Contact one of our knowledgeable Military Advisors today to discuss your goals and how your military benefits may apply towards the cost of tuition. More information on the application process for each sector of the military is outlined below.

We welcome you to learn more about our degree programs in psychology, business and law.

APPLYING FOR MILITARY TUITION ASSISTANCE AT CALIFORNIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY

CalSouthern is proud to accept Tuition Assistance (TA), a benefit paid through the Department of Defense (DoD) to eligible active-duty service members of the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Navy, and selected Reservists of the Army National Guard and Army Reserves. See what benefits you may qualify for. Contact an Enrollment Advisor today to get started!

Active Duty Tuition Assistance (TA) is a benefit paid through the DOD to eligible members of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Each service has its own criteria for eligibility, obligated service, application process, and restrictions. For active duty military members and reservists, TA offers up to $4,500 of TA per fiscal year, at a semester credit cap of $250, depending on your branch of service. Education Specialists at the education center/office on each base/installation should be able to advise you on program eligibility. When applying for TA, we suggest that you begin the TA application process 3 weeks prior to the beginning of each course term.

Prior to applying for TA, students should first apply online at CalSouthern:
  • Apply at California Southern University and complete the application and enrollment process
  • Complete your New Learner Orientation
  • Register for your first course(s)

MILITARY FLAT RATE DISCOUNTS AT CALSOUTHERN

Degree Program

Active Duty Military

Veteran

Military Spouse/Dependent*

Undergraduate Undergraduate Cert. Tuition Rate ($250)

$225

$225

$225

Master's Degree Tuition Rate ($350)

$250

$315

$315

Juris Doctor (JD) Tuition Rate ($295)

$250

$265

$265

Graduate Certificate Tuition Rate ($395)

$250

$355

$355

Leveling Program Tuition Rate ($395)

$355

$355

$355

Doctorate Tuition Rate ($395)

$355

$355

$355