DoD Civilians

No matter where you are in your career, or where you support our military forces, we bring college education within your reach. We offer over 30 accredited certificate, associate, bachelor’s and master’s degree distance education programs to choose from, and combine our extensive experience in the evaluation of military training for college credit with proven support and strategies. We make it affordable and manageable.

Choose a program of study from our available degree and certificate programs.

Explore Excelsior’s Center for Professional Development non-credit training programs if you are looking for professional development, continuing education, and lifelong learning options.

Step 1: Create a MyExcelsior Account

If you don’t already have one, please set up your free MyExcelsior account. It will provide access to all the resources you will need.

Step 2. Gather Your Records

You will need to request official college transcripts to be sent directly to Excelsior’s Office of the Registrar at:

Excelsior College
Office of the Registrar
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159

For more information visit our Transcripts and Documents page.

Step 3. Learn about Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

Step 4. Apply

After you have selected your degree program, it’s time to:

Apply for Admission to Excelsior

If you need assistance choosing a degree program, please contact us:


Step 5. Register for courses

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