Military Support At AIU, military students are an important part of our community, and our faculty and staff understand the unique needs of our military student body. That's why we've designed our specialized degree programs around the flexibility you desire and support when you need it. AIU's Military Friendly Qualifications: Higher Learning Association Accreditation: Regional Accreditation through the Higher Learning Association certifies that American InterContinental University meets the ethical, quality, and support requirements established by the association. DoD MoU Signatory: DoD MoU Signatory: A signatory of the Department of Defense Memorandum of Understanding for Post-Secondary Educational Institutions (DoD MoU), AIU is committed to providing servicemembers the specific information, service, and flexibility they need. SOC Consortium & SOC AD Member: As a member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, AIU meets several military-friendly criteria, including providing a process to determine credit awards for specialized military training and occupational experience when applicable. DANTES Affiliate: As a DANTES-affiliated institution, AIU has established programs geared to the needs of active servicemembers and veterans. Shorter Course-Lengths: With short five-week courses, there is less opportunity for a sudden deployment or mobilization to interfere with your schedule. Dedicated Financial Advisors: With dedicated Financial Advisors, servicemembers and their family will always have someone to go to that understands all of the financing options specifically available to military students. Online Learning: AIU's online learning platform allows you a flexible way to access education even if you are transferred or deployed to a new location. Archived sessions also allow you to review lessons on your own schedule. Financial Support: Servicemembers and their families are eligible for several different military-specific grants and scholarships to assist with financing an education. Our online degree programs allow military students to complete their programs anywhere, anytime with a 24/7 support systems by phone, email or live chat. Students have access to their classes when they're on the move or are re-entering after service to our country.