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Palmetto College

Fort Jackson

Since 1972, the University of South Carolina Fort Jackson program has been a leader in offering special programs to the military community. Our program is student-friendly and fully endorsed by the Post command. If you are ready to take the next step in advancing your education, APPLY today!

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Take the first steps toward furthering you higher education by pursuing an accredited Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree through the UofSC Palmetto College Ft. Jackson Program. This program awards both Associate degrees to active-duty military personnel (all branches), their spouse, Department of Defense civilian employees, National Guard members, reservists, and Veterans. 

With TWO start terms every Fall and Spring semester, you can finish your degree in record time!

We offer courses Online and on Post at the Ft. Jackson military base!

As part of the University of South Carolina's commitment to providing an affordable education to our serviceman and women, effective Fall 2019 we have lowered our cost fo tuition for all military personnel to $250 per credit hour. Utilize your military Tuition Assistance benefit to pay help for you classes! 


Learn how to balance your education and personal commitments by completing your general education credit requirements through one fo our Associate degree programs. Make the investment in your professional and academic future and APPLY today.

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