VA Education Benefits

for on-campus undergraduate service members and veterans

John Brown University values the brave people who have served and continue to serve in our nation's military. We strive to support service members and veterans as they pursue a college education and utilize their VA education benefits.

The information on this page pertains to on-campus undergraduate students. Online students, please visit this page.

VA education benefits

JBU accepts all VA education benefits, and our staff will personally assist you through the process. Some of these benefits include:

  • Tuition Assistance
  • GI Bill®
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Survivors' & Dependents' Educational Assistance Program
  • ESL Resources
  • Tutoring
  • Counseling Services

Tuition rates by degree program (2021–22)

The Department of Defense requires that we provide you with the tuition rate per credit hour to earn a particular degree. The On Campus Undergraduate costs below are an average tuition cost per credit hour based on total hours for the degree program. These costs do not include room and board. For more information on university costs, please see our financial aid webpage.

Degree program

Total hours

Cost per credit hour




BMusEd/BS Engineering



BSE Social Studies



BSN Nursing



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