LENEXA, Kan., December 27, 2017 – Grantham University, a leading provider of online college degrees and certificate programs, is proud to be among a select group of universities participating in the Navy College Program for Afloat College Education (NCPACE). The program enables U.S. Sailors to further their education while on sea duty, using U.S. Navy-approved distance learning funding.

“We are proud to partner with the U.S. Navy in this distance learning initiative,” said Scott Andrews, president and chief executive officer of Grantham University. “Having served the military learner for 66 years, Grantham continues to embrace innovative ways to make education attainable for our honored military service members. NCPACE is one such exciting program that furthers our goal of helping those deployed continue their educational paths.”

Military-related students comprise about half of the university’s enrollment. Grantham offers the military community reduced tuition rates, a textbook and software grant, scholarship opportunities and comprehensive support and guidance from admission to graduation.

For more information on the NCPACE program at Grantham University, please visit: https://rmi.grantham.edu/NCPACE.


 About Grantham University

Grantham University was founded in 1951 by Donald Grantham, a World War II veteran with a vision to make education achievable for military service members and veterans. Throughout the past 66 years, Grantham’s commitment to serving those who serve with affordable, accessible higher education has evolved into a culture of service that extends to all adult learners. The university’s ability to help students achieve their dreams through education is enabled by its unique approach and devotion to comprehensive student support, and its continual advancement in line with changing technologies.

Accredited since 1961 by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), Grantham University has earned a distinguished record as a respected distance learning university. The 100 percent online university offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate certificates and degree programs.