Military Information

Advance your career whether you’re on active duty or transitioning from service. Ranked the #13 online MBA program for veterans by US News & World Report, NC State Jenkins offers full-time, part-time and online options, so you’ll find the perfect fit for your needs.

Military-friendly MBA

A Jenkins MBA builds on your military experience, putting you on the fast track to leadership. Our innovative curriculum focuses on challenges faced by today’s technology-driven marketplace. Choose from six strong concentrations, including one of the country’s top supply chain programs.

Flexible formats allow you to get an MBA on your schedule with face-to-face and online programs taking as little as 21 months or up to six years to complete. You can even design a customized plan to combine face-to-face and online courses.

You can pursue your MBA from anywhere in the world, on your own time, with our Professional Online MBA program. The format’s asynchronous login flexibility allows for deployment, travel and relocation.

Most military students are eligible for excellent government assistance through the Military Assistance Tuition Program. The NC State Veterans’ Education Office also supports student veterans and veterans’ dependents in applying for and managing their VA Education Benefits/GI Bill.

In addition, if you haven’t already done so, we recommend familiarizing yourself with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Education & Training information. This site guides you through the process of selecting and enrolling in a program, including requesting your Certificate of Eligibility.

Military candidates can receive additional benefits:

  • Application fee waivers are available to active duty military and veterans.
  • Military service is a consideration for our GMAT waiver. Candidates must complete the GMAT application waiver form, which we respond to within three weeks.
  • NC State  participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program.
  • Full-time MBA students are eligible for a variety of Graduate Assistantships and Scholarships, most of which include tuition, health insurance and a stipend.

Download our one-pager: Jenkins MBA Military Benefits

Meet Capt. Luke High

"My Army career goal is to be the best leader I can to the sons and daughters of America, making a positive impact on as many of them as I can … What I hope to gain and strengthen in the program are the people skills and relationship skills to keep helping people to the best of my ability"

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#13 Best Online MBA for Veterans

US News and World Report, 2016