Federal Military Tuition Assistance

The Department of Defense (DoD) has mandated a uniform Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA) fiscal policy across the services programs which include Army, Air Force, Marines, and Navy.

  • The FTA program pays for tuition only.
  • The FTA will pay up to $250 per semester and up to 16 semester hour per fiscal year (the fiscal year ceiling is $4,500).
  • Students may receive FTA payments for no more than a lifetime total of 130 undergraduate semester hours and 39 graduate semester hours.

Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard 

Navy College Program



Air Force

AF Portal