GoArmyEd – Portal to Excelsior Degree Programs
GoArmyEd, from the Army Continuing Education System (ACES), provides a one-stop portal to Soldiers serving on active duty, Reserves, or Army National Guard for managing their college education and Tuition Assistance (TA). Excelsior delivers TA funded degree and course offerings, and reports Soldier progress through GoArmyEd.
For a list of our programs approved by GoArmyEd see the Programs tab below.
Army National Guard Distance Learning Resources
College of the American Soldier (CAS) Enlisted Education Program (EEP)
This partnership of education and training between the Army and Excelsior College provides Soldiers in Combat Arms MOSs an opportunity to achieve an Associate degree during a Soldier's first term of enlistment.
Learn more about the College of the American Soldier program.
|Excelsior Degree Program||GoArmyEd|
|CAS Enrollment Options|
|Associate in Arts|
|Liberal Arts (AA-LA)|
|Liberal Arts with Area of Focus in Psychology (AA-PSY)|
|Administrative/Management Studies (AAS-ADM/MGT)|
|Technical Studies (AAS-TECH)|
|Nursing (AAS-NR)|| |
|Associate in Science|
|Liberal Arts (AS-LA)|
|Liberal Arts with Area of Focus in Psychology (AS-PSY)|
|Nursing (AS-NR)|| |
|Bachelor of Professional Studies|
|Business and Management|
|Bachelor of Science|
|General Business (BS-GB)|
|Liberal Arts (BS-LA)|
|Information Technology - Information Security (BIX-IS)|
|Information Technology - Network Management (BIX-NET)|
|Information Technology - General Option|
|Criminal Justice - Administration of Justice (BSCJ-ADMIN)|| |
|Criminal Justice - Homeland Security (BSCJ-HS)|| |
|Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement and Public Safety (BSCJ-LEP)|| |
|Accounting (BS-ACCT)|| |
|Management of Human Resources (BS-HRM)|
|Psychology (BS-PSY)|| |
|Health Sciences (BS-HS)|| |
|Management Information Systems (BS-MIS)|| |
|Marketing (BS-MK)|| |
|Nursing (BS-NR)|| |
|Technology (BS-T)|| |
|Master of Arts in Liberal Studies|
|Master of Science in Nursing|
|Master of Business Administration (MBA)|| |
|Health Care Informatics (Graduate)|
|Homeland Security (C-HS)|
Apply with GoArmyEd
Complete a GoArmyEd Common Application
- On the GoArmyEd site, create your GoArmyEd account.
- Select Excelsior College as your Home Institution and choose an approved degree/certificate program.
- Complete and submit the GoArmyEd Common Application.
Apply with Excelsior
Excelsior College has open undergraduate admission for military servicemembers, with the exception of these degree programs:
- Associate in Applied Science in Nursing
- Associate in Science in Nursing
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing
As an option, military servicemembers can still use the undergraduate application process to obtain a preliminary review of their credits prior to enrolling in a degree program.
If you are ready to enroll in an undergraduate degree program, skip the Apply step and go to the Enroll and Register tab.
Gather Your Records
You will need to submit the following documents. Select the links below for more information and instructions for requesting these documents:
Army and Army National Guard
Servicemembers and Veterans with DLI Training
Undergraduate Programs Applications
Graduate Programs Applications
Enroll in Your Chosen Program
The undergraduate nursing programs and graduate degree programs require that you to apply to the College before you can enroll. See the Apply tab for details.
Graduate Certificate Enrollment
Learn about optional Financial Aid
Payment plans and financial aid options are available.
GoArmyEd students should not register for courses on the Excelsior College site. Use the GoArmyEd Portal to search for available courses and register.
Undergraduate courses are fully covered by Army Tuition Assistance (TA) through GoArmyEd. Navigate TA and course registration with GoArmyEd's hip pocket guide,Your Guide for Army Tuition Assistance (PDF).
Students with insufficient TA funds available who register for courses via GoArmyEd must remit the remaining balance to the College for registration to be processed. Payment may be made by check, money order, or credit card. Submit your completed forms and payment either by mail or fax:
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