Why Choose Webster for Military Education?

Webster University has worked hard to provide military students with high quality and cost-effective undergraduate and graduate programs at military installations and other locations throughout the world. Webster University proudly supports our military students (active-duty, guard, reserve, dependents or veterans) in achieving their educational goals. 

A True Working Relationship

Webster and the U.S. Department of Defense have worked together for over 40 years to provide high quality and cost-effective undergraduate and graduate programs at military installations and other locations throughout the world.

A Leader in Military Education

Classes are offered at military installations, metropolitan campuses and online. Our courses meet the most stringent accreditation criteria, and satisfy the education training requirements for many military and civilian career fields.

Recommitting to the DoD MOU

Webster University continues its commitment to military students by signing The DoD Memorandum of Understanding and was approved for a second time on August 1, 2019; and will not expire until August 1, 2024.

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Nationally Recognized as Military Friendly

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U.S. News & World Report

Webster University has been named "Best for Veterans" in 2017 among Midwestern Regional Institutions in addition to being ranked in the top tier of the  Regional Universities-Midwest category of their university rankings. The publication also ranked Webster's business, online education and MBA online programs among the best in the United States.

Yellow Ribbon Webster University proudly participates in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' new Yellow Ribbon GI Education Program, designed to help military students avoid out-of-pocket tuition and fees that may exceed the Post 9/11 GI Bill® tuition benefit.
Best for Vets Military Times named Webster University to its “Best for Vets: Colleges 2017” list, based on a survey of several hundred schools. The survey recognizes schools' efforts to accommodate veterans and active-duty service members. In 2017, Webster ranked 1st in Missouri and 8th nationally among private four-year institutions. Full report.
MAE Military Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded Webster University the designation of a Top School in its 2017 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education.
MIL Webster University is a charter member of the Service-members Opportunity College (SOC) Consortium.
USVM Best of the Best Webster University is named as US Veterans Magazine's "Best of the Best" list for 2018.
CCME CCME is an active proponent for the professional development of those serving in the military education community by providing a forum for the exchange of information on educational programs, strategies and innovation among its members and associated partners.
VIQTORY VIQTORY awarded Webster University with the Military Friendly® designation, a list of schools and trade schools doing the most to embrace America's veterans and active-duty military pursuing an education.

Webster University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 800-621-7440, hlcommission.org. The accreditation, which was awarded in 1925, includes undergraduate and graduate levels at all locations where the University offers programs.

Specific information about specialized and international accreditation and licensures is here »