Your experience counts. At Thomas Nelson, we believe that military experience, education and training should translate, whenever possible, into academic credit that can help you achieve your educational goals.
You Commute to Work. You Shouldn’t Have to Commute to Class
Enroll in our convenient, flexible courses at Fort Eustis. Knock out requirements in English, Psychology, IT, Biology and other fields—many available in accelerated, eight-week terms. Check out our on-base schedule for the Summer and Fall Tems.
|Summer Term 2019 @ Fort Eustis, 3 June – 27 July|
|ENG 111||English Composition I||TTh||5 - 7:00 p.m.|
|PSY 230||Developmental Psychology||M||5 - 7:00 p.m.|
|Fall Term 2019 @ Fort Eustis|
|16 Week Term, 21 August-14 December|
|BIO 141||Human Anatomy & Physiology I||TU||7:30-10:30 pm*|
|8 Week 1 Session, 21 August – 15 October|
|ENG 112||College Composition II||MO-WE||5:00-7:30 pm|
|ITN 109||Internet and Network Foundation||TH||5:00-7:30 pm+|
|ITE 120||Principles of Information Sysems||TU||5:00-7:30 pm+|
|8 Week 2 Session, 16 October-14 December|
|ENG 111||College Composition I||MO-WE||5:00-7:30 pm|
|ITN 260||Network Security Basics||TU||5:00-7:30 pm+|
*Students must take corresponding lab at either the Hampton or Historic Triangle Campus
+ Classes taught in hybrid format; meets in classroom one night a week, all other instruction on-line; ITN 109 and ITE 120 are part of the three-course Career Studies Certificate in Cyber-Security for Local Area Networks, offered at Fort Eustis
Military Spouses: Don't Miss Out on an Important Benefit
Only seven percent of eligible military spouses took part in the My Career Advancement (MyCAA) program last year. MyCAA offers up to $4,000 for spouses of service members in grades E-1 through E-4; W-1 through W-2 and O-1 through 0-2 (with a $2,000 annual limit). Benefits can be used for a wide range of education and training programs. Don't pass up this tremendous benefit. Contact our MyCAA representative today.
Transitioning Soldiers Prepare for What’s Next
Leaving the military this year? Need to add a new skill before your separation or retirement date? Then our CSP welding program may be your answer. Complete an entry-level welding class in only three weeks, with the opportunity to earn a nationaly-recognized credential and screen for employment at Newport News Shipbuilding. Read More
Sergeant Robert Scott, Specialist Jeremy Phillips and Captain Nate Blackford are surrounded by representatives from partners that are making the CSP at Thomas Nelson a reality.
Earn a Cyber-Security Credential in Less Than a Year
Impossible, right? Think again.
Thomas Nelson is the only area college or university to offer a cyber-security certificate on base, and you can finish it in less than a year. Our Career Studies in Cyber-Security for Local Area Networks will be offered at Fort Eustis again this fall. Gain the knowledge you need for your Network + and Security + certifications, foundational credentials for anyone interested in a cyber career. You will also earn nine semester hours of credit, which can be applied to our IT degrees at Thomas Nelson. Learn more by contacting our Fort Eustis office at (757) 878-5344 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Need to add to your skills, or train for a new career?
Thomas Nelson Workforce Development has a wide range of classes that can enhance your existing skill set, or prepare you for a new job. Check out their offerings in healthcare, IT, manufacturing & trades, business and entrepreneurship and transportation. These courses are affordable and our on-line registration system is fast and easy. Many of these classes lead to nationally-recognized credentials and may complement training your gained in the military. Classes for the summer and fall are now forming; see the complete list of offerings here.
We're excited to announce Credits2Careers, Virginia's Community Colleges' academic and career portal for evaluating and awarding credit for military experience.
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We provide quality academic instruction and resources to our military at Fort Eustis and the Coast Guard Training Center at Yorktown.
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