Online degrees for first responders

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Our 100% online degree programs are ideal for first responders, people who take pride in what they do and are ready to take that next step for their careers and lives. Thanks to the flexibility of our online learning environment, you can continue your education when and where your hectic schedule allows – without sacrificing your job or family.

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Online degrees for firefighters

An education that won’t interfere with your job or family – Grantham’s 100% online degree programs.

Degrees for Firefighters

Police Officers

Online degrees for law enforcement

Gain the knowledge – and degree – you need for a more successful career in law enforcement, corrections, investigations and more.

Degrees for Law Enforcement

EMS Professionals

Online degrees for Emergency Medical Service Professionals

Breathe new life into your career with a healthcare-related degree from Grantham University.

Degrees for EMS Professionals

Online College for First Responders

As a first responder, you take pride in what you do, and you’ve dedicated your life to serving your community. Now it’s time to serve your future. It’s time to take the next step to improve your life and career. In the past, you may have thought that your hectic schedule would make it too difficult to pursue a college degree, but it doesn’t have to. All you need is an online college catered to first responders. We realize that the typical rigidity and structure of a brick-and-mortar school probably isn’t going to work for you. At Grantham University, we make it easy for first responders to graduate.

Why Online College?

In general, online colleges have many benefits, and there are specific benefits for first responders continuing education. The core benefits of an online college education include greater flexibility and affordability, along with increased personal attention. Because modern online schools utilize the networking capabilities of social platforms, you even get to experience a real feeling of community despite the online nature of the program.

Online colleges abound, but Grantham is one of the best online colleges for first responder educational services because we strive to fit your college experience to your life. Thanks to the flexibility of our online learning environment, you can continue your education when and where your hectic schedule allows without sacrificing your job or your family. Our range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs help you prepare for either promotion opportunities or career changes. We even have specific programs for firefighters, law enforcement, and EMS (emergency medical service) professionals.

Grantham’s Online Education Benefits for First Responders

  • First responder rates for tuition and fees – special, reduced rates for qualifying first responders
  • First responders scholarships – our First Responder’s Scholarship Program is open to all emergency responders, including U.S. federal, state and local law enforcement personnel, firefighters and paramedics
  • Convenient weekly enrollment cycle – you don’t have to worry about inconvenient semester start dates or schedules; our terms last only eight weeks (56 days) each
  • First responder education benefits – our first responder educational services will help you find the right solutions so that you can pursue your college education
  • Learn on your schedule – our flexible, self-paced curriculum lets you work when you have the time and at your own rate
  • Study with fellow first responders – your classmates understand you and the difficulties you face as a first responder
  • Best degrees and programs for first responders – choose one of our targeted degrees to help you attain your goals in life

The Online College Experience

If you’re looking at trying to earn an online degree, you’ve probably got a lot of questions: Why should I pick an online college versus a physical campus? How long will it take to get my degree? What is online college like? How does online college work?

Depending on your chosen degree or program, you may be able to finish in as little as 2 years. As an online college, we don’t have to worry about paying for building upkeep or expansion, and you don’t have to worry about the costs of transportation or parking, so we tend to be more affordable than a physical campus. Many of our students have found that an online college is an exciting and challenging experience. Our online programs have been created to provide you with a current, professionally relevant education. You get to work at your own pace, but you also have access to one-on-one attention when you need it. Most of our courses are taught by instructors who have real-world experience, and our programs are designed to arm you with the skills and methodologies you’ll need to compete in today’s dynamic workforce.

Serving Those Who Serve Us

At Grantham University, we have over 60 years of experience educating first responders and members of every branch of the military. We feel that it’s our honor and privilege to serve those who serve us. We make it as easy as possible for you to succeed and graduate with your chosen degree. Contact us today to learn more about how Grantham can help you reach your goals with one of our targeted, online degree.