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Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)

Austin Peay State University is designated as an institutional member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC), a group of over 400 colleges and universities providing voluntary postsecondary education to military members throughout the world. As a SOC member, APSU recognizes the unique nature of a military lifestyle and has committed itself to easing the transfer of relevant course credits, providing flexible academic residency requirements, and crediting learning from appropriate military training experience.

Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Associate Degree for Soldiers (SOCAD-2)

In addition to its SOC membership, APSU is one of approximately 200 institutions providing occupational and flexible SOCAD-2 (formerly SOCAD) programs on over 50 Army installations worldwide. These programs lead to associate degrees, most of which correspond to enlisted and warrant officer job specialties. Through prior agreement, students in SOCAD-2 programs:

Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Bachelor's Degree for Soldiers (SOCAD-4)

APSU offers the B.S. in Public Management, Engineering Technology and Bachelor of Professional Studies as its Bachelors Degree for Soldiers. Through prior agreements, students in SOCAD-4 (formerly BDFS) programs:

Reference: Army Education Center