To get started with using your Military Tuition Assistance benefits, please read and complete the steps listed on the Active Duty Military Tuition Assistance Benefits Checklist listed below.
To avoid delays on your DOD Tuition Assistance authorization, please follow the steps below and submit all required documents.
Complete this step if you have not taken any Math and/or English class for college credits
For information about placement testing, click here.
Note: SAT and ACT scores may be submitted in lieu of placement testing.
Submit ALL official transcripts from colleges/universities attended, including military transcripts to any of the following methods listed below.
Note: Official transcripts must be sealed and un-opened.
Note: Failure to submit an approved educational plan may result in a registration hold for the following semester.
Visit our registration page for more information.
Initiate your DODTA authorization with your base Education Support Officer (ESO) or via your military portal.
Once you receive your DODTA authorization form, please attach it to an email and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will then adjust your account once we receive your official DODTA authorization form. This change occurs within 3 business days of receipt.
NSC will then defer your tuition and will send an invoice for payment to your Military Branch of Service. You will be responsible for paying anything outside of tuition, including course and institutional fees.