NB Coronado, CA - Educational ServicesThe Navy College Program (NCP) provides opportunities for Sailors to earn college degrees by providing academic credit for Navy training, work experience, and off-duty education. While the NCP is primarily geared toward enlisted Sailors, some NCP components are also available to officers. The NCP services include: educational counseling, apprenticeship opportunities, distance learning, college credit by examination/experience, tuition assistance and much more. Professional Education Services Specialists, Education Technicians, and Guidance Counselors advise Navy members on all matters relating to academic programs, authorize tuition assistance, and administer all on-base education programs.
Service members and their family members who are interested in furthering their education should visit the installation Navy College Office (NCO). The NCO offers a variety of services to support the academic goals of Sailors and their families.
Navy College Program
Some of the institutions available through the San Diego area Navy College Program offices are:
Central Texas College
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Coast Community College
Fort Hays State University
Saint Leo University
Thomas Edison State College
University of Maryland University College
University of Phoenix
City College and others of the above list offer classes on base. Contact NCO for more details, including fees.
Ask for in-state tuition waver eligibility guidelines for military family members.
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
San Diego State University (SDSU)
University of San Diego (USD)
San Diego Community College District
San Diego Regional Occupational Program (ROP):The San Diego County Regional Occupational Program (ROP) offers FREE occupational training programs to anyone age 16 and over. More than 265 courses are offered per year. Courses taken for college credit may require payment to a local community college.
For locations, contact numbers, and specific information visit the Navy College website - https://www.navycollege.navy.mil/