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Education Opportunities

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Education Opportunities

Navy Careers.
Launch a future in any of more than 60 fields.

As one of the most technologically superior forces in the world, America’s Navy puts a premium on education for its Sailors. That’s why the Navy has programs that can pay most, if not all, of the cost of earning all types of degrees.


Regardless of your current position in the Navy, there’s always room to add more education experiences to your résumé.


Whether it's scholarships or financial reimbursement, salary advances or sign-on bonuses, educational assistance can take many forms in the Navy. It all depends on where you are now and which of the career areas you’re interested in pursuing.

Look into the NROTC, undergraduate, graduate and professional programs outlined in this section to identify the program or programs that best fit your needs. And be sure to talk with a recruiter for further details or clarification or just to make sure you have the latest information to consider.

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