Our Five Pillars | Education

Watch the above video to learn about Jose Ruizmejia’s experience, a Veteran and Excelsior College graduate.
Excelsior College is an accredited, private, not-for-profit online institution that has been serving military and veteran students for almost 50 years. As a preferred institution for GI Bill recipients according to Military Times and our 2020 Best for Vets designation, Excelsior has helped more than 72,000 military and veteran students earn a respected college degree.

Excelsior College Advantages

Excelsior College offers the following advantages to USVCC members and their spouses/domestic partners:

• Application fee waivers
• Tuition discounts (20% off undergraduate degrees and 15% off graduate degrees)
• Maximum transfer credit for military experience
• Flexible eight-week courses to fit your schedule
• Dedicated admission counselors and academic advisors

At Excelsior, veteran students start with, on average, 2/3 of the credit needed for a bachelor’s degree, allowing them to achieve their educational goals sooner. Our staff is ready to help prepare you for a career in a field that helps meet your goals, including, business, criminal justice, health sciences, public service, technology, and more.


Best for Vets Colleges: The Top 5 Schools for Military Students in 2020


Entrepreneurial Success

Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities

The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) program offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to post-9/11 veterans with disabilities resulting from their service to our country.

The School of Business is proud to participate in this very special program that helps give back to individuals who have sacrificed for our country. EBV demonstrates the power of entrepreneurship in our communities by fostering an essential route for job creation and economic vitality.

The EBV is designed to give focused, practical training in the tools and skills of new venture creation and growth and the establishment of a support structure for graduates of the program.

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Daymond on Demand

Daymond John Teaches Entrepreneurial Success

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