Military Student

Degree Programs For Military Personnel & Veterans

At the University of Mount Olive, we recognize the unique nature of the military lifestyle. That’s why we are committed to fostering an academic environment that facilitates the easy transfer of course credits, provides flexible residency requirements, and credits learning from appropriate military training and experience for military students across North Carolina. The University of Mount Olive is designated as a Military Friendly School, honoring the top 20 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools which are doing the most to embrace America’s veterans as students.

The University of Mount Olive offers degree programs for military students, dependents, and civilians in a variety of accelerated formats at the associate, bachelor and master degree levels. Click here to learn more about degree options. Military personnel will find our convenient programs and locations very accommodating to their busy lifestyles and work schedules.

All UMO students are required to complete 25% of their degree with the University of Mount Olive:

  • Associates Degree – At least 18 semester hours
  • Baccalaureate Degree – At least 32 semester hours with at least 18 semester hours in the major at the 300-400 level

Transfer Credit Opportunities

UMO recognizes that learning takes place in settings other than the traditional classroom and through other educational opportunities.  Such experiences may be evaluated for possible academic credit or Experiential Learning Credit (ELC).

Military Deployment and Relocation

For more information about how UMO will help you during deployment and relocation, please click here.

Tuition & Fees

Active duty military students attending an undergraduate program at any University of Mount Olive location will be billed at the rate of $250 per credit hour for the 20-21 Academic Year. This rate is for all courses and does not include the price of course textbooks.  All active military students will not be charged the $125 general fee each semester.