Military & Veterans

A legacy of military education.
A heritage of academic excellence.

Brandman University was born in 1958 when Chapman University, one of California's oldest, most prestigious, nonprofit institutions, opened a campus at El Toro Marine Corps Air Station to serve the specific needs of military students. Today, Brandman is a separate, regionally accredited school within the Chapman University System, dedicated to serving the needs of all working students, military and civilians alike.

Why is Brandman University the Right Fit

  • Consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report for Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans
  • Private, nonprofit and regionally accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission
  • High graduation/success rates, low loan default rates
  • 46 credits for  military experience (plus credit for  CLEP  & DSST)
  • One-on-one academic coaching to keep  you  focused and  on  track
  • Flexible time to degree, six 8-week terms annually to allow for continuous enrollment
  • On campus and online programs
  • Military Services Specialists ready  to serve
  • Recognized as a military friendly institution
  • Personal executive coaching to help you transition and achieve your goals