Military Support: Interview with a Lead Admissions Representative

Pursuing postsecondary education can seem overwhelming for military personnel—but it doesn’t have to be. Many students who are active-duty or retired military find success pursuing a degree with Grantham University. Founded by a veteran and recognized for being military-friendly, Grantham realizes how valuable your military experience, training and benefits are to your continued success. Grantham University values the sacrifices service members and their families make to serve our country. That’s why Grantham University’s flexible, online degree and certificate programs allow…Read +

7 Tips for Those Thinking of Going Back to College

We all know someone who, though they may work hard, is stuck in the same dead-end job they’ve had for years. They are missing the challenge and satisfaction that comes with a career, not to mention the better pay, benefits and long-term stability. We know they have the potential to achieve more if they could just finish their degree. But how do you tell them that? Maybe they just need a friendly push, but bringing up the topic of going…Read +

Which Jobs Are Best for Veterans and Do They Require a Degree?

If you will be one of the 250,000 service members transferring out of the military next year, now is the time to start planning for what’s next: a successful civilian career. You already possess traits that make you a highly desirable civilian employee: a sense of duty, adaptability, creative problem solving and leadership skills. But is that enough to land the position you want? Unfortunately, many companies don’t understand veterans and how their time and tasks while serving measure up…Read +

Maximize Your Military Experience to Get the Most College Credit

Part of Grantham University’s mission for nearly 70 years has been to help military service members, veterans and their spouses earn their degrees. But we know that valuable learning also happens outside the classroom. As a veteran-founded university, we recognize the educational importance of military training. Grantham awards credit for this type of on-the-job (plus corporate) training and experience you may have that has been evaluated and approved by the American Council on Education (ACE). Prior national exams and certifications,…Read +