SOURCE: Allied American University

Allied American University - Online Military Friendly School

November 18, 2009 13:30 ET

G.I. Jobs and MAE List Allied American University in Top Military Friendly Schools

LAGUNA HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - November 18, 2009) - Allied American University was among a select group of universities named as a "Top Military Friendly School" for 2010. Both "G.I. Jobs" and "Military Advanced Education" magazines recognized AAU for its effort to provide a military friendly education to service members nationwide. Allied American University continually strives to tailor the educational experience to accommodate their unique learning needs and foster academic achievement.

"We are so pleased to be recognized for the benefits and support that we provide for our military students," said Roy Winter, president of Allied American University. "It is our mission to help all men and women in the Armed Forces with their goal of earning a college degree by providing an education that caters to their specific needs."

With staff and faculty members that have prior military experience and benefits that are geared to military students, Allied American University provides a military-friendly academic experience. Benefits to military students include:

--  Associate and Bachelor's Degrees and Certificate Programs
--  Convenient Online Courses; 24/7 Access
--  Complimentary Transfer Credit Evaluation
--  Textbook Grants
--  8 Week Courses; 52 Starts Per Year
--  TA, MyCAA Accepted
--  Outreach Programs to Military Spouses
--  Academic Progress Advisors - help students navigate through their
--  Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and
    Training Council

AAU will assess military course completion and military occupational experience listed on AARTS, SMART, CCAF and CGI transcripts to apply the maximum allowable transfer credit recommended by the Academic Council on Education (ACE). AAU also accepts credit-by-examination for AP, CLEP, DLPT, DSST, ECE and others.

Military affiliations include: Academic Explorer, Air University Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC), Concurrent Admissions Program for Army Enlistees (ConAP), Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES), GoArmyEd, Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Allied American University provides undergraduate degree and certificate programs that enable service members to complete their education while serving in the military. Military students at AAU have ongoing student support to assist with their education, ease of access and flexibility with their studies, transferability of previous college or military service, and the convenience of 100% online learning. Students can learn more about AAU's degree programs by visiting or calling (888) 384-0849.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Julie Guaderrama
    Allied American University
    Phone: (949) 598-0875 x 7637
    Email: Email Contact