Military, Veterans, & Families

In partnership with the Hampton Roads USO, Thomas Nelson is hosting a Military Spouse Speed Networking Event on 15 June, from 9:30 am – 2 pm in the PWDC

Attention Military Spouses.  New to the area, or just looking to expand your circle of contacts and potential employment opportunities?  Attend the Military Spouse Networking Event at Thomas Nelson on 15 June, from 10 am – 2 pm.  Sponsored by the Hampton Roads USO and hosted by the college, our “speed networking” event allows you to maximize your opportunities in minimum time.  There is no cost for the event and lunch will be served.  The networking session will be held at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center, located at 600 Butler Farm Road on TNCC’s Hampton campus.

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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.

Further Your Education (and Enjoy Your Summer).  With On-Base Classes

Want to take classes this summer, but still have time for other activities?  Try an evening class at Fort Eustis, meeting just two nights a week at the base education center, and open to all students.  Knock out that math or English class you need, and still have time for summer fun.  Check out our on-base schedule for the summer term.  If you need more information, contact Bryan Hill at (757) 878-5344, or

Three classes, two terms, just one night a week.

Earn your certification in Cybersecurity for Local Area Networks on base at Fort Eustis.

Revised class schedule coming soon.

Need to Take the Virginia Placement Test? 

…But can’t make it to the testing centers at our Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses?  Here’s another option: take the VPT by appointment, at the Fort Eustis Education Center.  Just contact our site manager, Bryan Hill, at (757) 878-5344 or e-mail to set up a date and time. 


We're excited to announce Credits2Careers, Virginia's Community Colleges' academic and career portal for evaluating and awarding credit for military experience.

Locations: On Campus

On Campus

Locations in Hampton, Newport News, and Williamsburg are located in close proximity to the many bases on the peninsula.

Locations: On Base

On Base

We provide quality academic instruction and resources to our military at Fort Eustis and the Coast Guard Training Center at Yorktown.

Locations: Online


Learn on your own time. With quality classes available online, we provide what you need, when you need it.

Serving those who serve

For nearly 50 years, Thomas Nelson has proudly served military students, their families, and our country's veterans. Learn more about classes and programs available on base, on campus, and online created to serve those who serve.

Military Friendly

Best for Vets

Active Duty

Active Duty

Resources our active duty military need to further their education and career.



Resources for our veterans to support their goals and aspirations.



Top tier support for our military families that ensure a smooth course to success.

College Transfer Programs

College Transfer Programs

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Career Programs

Career & Technical Programs

Expedite your transition into the civilian workforce through fast certificate programs or two-year Associate degree programs.


SALUTE Membership

A Career Studies Certificate in Cybersecurity?  It’s as easy as 3, 2, 1