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SOC Program - Military Services

NOVA is a member of the Service Members Opportunity Colleges (SOC).

SOC was established to help active duty personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard and their dependents graduate college despite a potential change of duty station.

Benefits of Completing a SOC Agreement

  • Guaranteed degree completion with NOVA, even if you have to relocate
  • Meets the requirement of an Education Plan for Tuition Assistance purposes
  • No fee and no additional obligation for you, the student
  • Plenty of options for transfer credit, including courses taken at other institutions, AP and CLEP exams, IB credit, and military transcript credit for service members

To Establish a SOC Agreement With NOVA

SOCAD

SOCNAV

SOCMAR

SOCCOAST

SOCGUARD

Associate and bachelor’s degree programs for Army personnel and their families.

Associate and bachelor’s degree programs for Navy personnel and their families.

Associate and bachelor’s degree programs for Marine Corps personnel and their families.

Associate and bachelor’s degree programs for Coast Guard personnel and their families.

A college outreach program that integrates post secondary education with key Army National Guard (ARNG) activities and functions.