Military Students and Veterans

We offer career-oriented programs designed to empower military students as you pursue your academic and professional goals. Youngstown State University is ready to assist in your journey by connecting you with valuable resources for veterans.

From service to success, we proudly support our military students.

At Youngstown State University, we understand that veterans bring unique skills, experiences and perspectives to the table. That’s why we developed comprehensive programs that recognize and build upon your military training, providing a seamless pathway to civilian careers.

Our dedicated staff is here to assist you in navigating the complexities of VA education benefits. From registration to certification, we will guide you every step of the way, making sure you receive the support you deserve. Additionally, we are proud to be approved for Military Tuition Assistance, making education more accessible to our veterans.

Contact us via email or by calling 330-941-2503 to learn how you can take advantage of all the VA benefits available to you.

Military Student Accommodations

YSU is committed to maintaining military-friendly deployment policies. We understand the demands of military service and will work with you to accommodate your deployment schedules, ensuring minimal disruption to your educational pursuits. In addition to this, we offer Warrior Awareness Training to civilian faculty and staff to better understand the needs of our military and veteran population. 

Explore the exciting benefits of YSU online programs.

At Youngstown State University, we go above and beyond to assist our veteran and active-duty military students. Our innovative online programs offer you the convenience needed to earn your degree on a schedule that fits into your busy life.  

  • 100% online coursework: Whether you’re stationed on base or deployed overseas, you can access your online coursework 24/7.  
  • Affordable: Get the most out of your well-deserved GI benefits with our budget-friendly, pay-by-the-course tuition plans.
  • Supportive faculty: Our expert faculty understand the unique needs of military students and are invested in your future success.

At Youngstown State University, we go above and beyond to assist our veteran and active-duty military students. Our innovative online programs offer you the convenience needed to earn your degree on a schedule that fits into your busy life.  

  • 100% online coursework: Whether you’re stationed on base or deployed overseas, you can access your online coursework 24/7.  
  • Affordable: Get the most out of your well-deserved GI benefits with our budget-friendly, pay-by-the-course tuition plans.

Enhance your professional expertise through career-focused learning.

YSU offers a variety of flexible online programs designed to help you achieve your goals. Our AACSB-accredited MBA programs prepare you for leadership roles in the business world, and our respected RN to BSN program empowers you to positively impact healthcare in your community. Browse our full range of online programs and choose the option that aligns with your career interests. 

YSU has been recognized for our dedicated service to military and veteran students.

Designated a Military Friendly® School (Large Public) with Gold status by VIQTORY Media, 2022-2023

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