The MOS Pledge

At AIU, you can make the most of your military training and experience – and get a head start on your degree program.

What is the MOS Pledge?

The MOS Pledge program is one of the ways AIU honors the unique, in-depth training and skills of our military students.

With AIU’s MOS Pledge, students will have the opportunity to receive maximum transfer credit for previous qualifying military training and experience based on MOS Code. Receiving credit can help save both time and money pursuing an education.

How It Works

AIU’s Prior Learning Assessment Department will review your past college, military and qualifying professional experience to ensure you receive all applicable credit* , including credit from:

  • Joint Services Transcript (with MOS, AFSC, or NEC)
  • CLEP and DANTES exams
  • Prior college coursework
  • Certifications
  • Prior work experience

AIU bases its assessments on recommendations from the American Council on Education (ACE).

For Example

U.S. Army M1 Armor Crewmen (19K-004) will automatically receive at least 36 credits upon review toward a Bachelor of Business Administration degree—20% of the total credits needed for that program. They could also be awarded additional credits for other training, certifications, and qualifying experience.

Download our credit per MOS code guide.

aiu degree program credit per mos code

*Transfer credit is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible to transfer. See the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.

How AIU Online Works for Military Student Education

At AIU, military students are an important part of our community. That’s why our faculty and staff go the extra mile to understand the unique needs of our military student body.

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We Honor Our Military Students

AIU recognizes the service and sacrifice of our military students. We believe that all military
Service Members should have affordable access to a quality postsecondary education

Reduced Tuition Rate

AIU Online offers a 45% tuition reduction to active military undergraduate students.

Military Grants

AIU offers four grant programs for military students, in addition to all other military benefits, AIU grants, and other financial aid options for those who qualify.

Get Credit for Experience

Your MOS could save you up to 20% in time and tuition on your bachelor’s degree.

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