Why Park University?

Park University, since 1875, is a non-profit, independent, fully accredited and private post-secondary educational institution recognizing the enormous contribution military personnel make to society. We have a long history of serving those who have dedicated much of their lives to serving our country. Park University and the U.S. Military enjoy an educational partnership which has stretched more than 90 years.

Park now serves more than 22,000 students annually at 40 campus centers and online. Park prides itself on its longstanding relationship with the U.S. military and is recognized as one of the largest providers of online undergraduate education to the armed forces. Park has educated generations of students from diverse backgrounds providing affordable access to a private university education.

Face-to-Face and Online
Park University's fully accredited programs can be found on campuses nationwide on military installations, community colleges and the Internet. At campuses with a physical location, classes may be offered during lunch, evenings, and weekends. If a student is interested in the Online courses, these may be taken in conjunction with face-to-face courses offered at physical campuses or through the Park Distance Learning campus. Face-to-face courses are offered in 8-week terms, 5 times a year. Online courses are available in 8-week terms, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, making attendance convenient for the student.

Park has been named one of the top 20 military-friendly schools for several years. Military Advanced Education cites Park's

"innovative academic degree programs steeped in excellence."

Named one of the top 20 military-friendly schools for several years, Park University's degree programs have full regional accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.