National Association of Institutions for Military Education Services (NAIMES)Kansas City, MO – October 29, 2008 – Grantham University announced today that is now a member of the National Association of Institutions for Military Education Services (NAIMES).

"Grantham University is honored to become the first nationally accredited distance learning institution to join NAIMES," said Dr. Greg Garcia, Ed.D., dean of military programs and outreach at Grantham University. "For over 60 years, Grantham has served the educational needs of our nation's military service members and we are proud to become part of an organization that is an advocate for the military student and promotes ‘best practices' for conducting military education."

NAIMES is committed to promoting high quality, pedagogically sound educational opportunities for the military community. NAIMES endorses the ideals of voluntary education and in so doing represents a wide range of colleges and universities.

Membership in NAIMES is by invitation only. Institutions invited to join must be accredited, interested in education for military personnel at locations others than on their respective campuses, entered into Memoranda of Understanding or contracts with one or more military installations and have been approved for membership by a majority vote of NAIMES member institutions

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