The University of Cincinnati is a proud participant in the ArmyIgnitED program. If you are an active member of the United States Army (Active Duty, National Guard, Army Reserves), this benefit will provide up to 16 semester hours per year to assist a Soldier in their pursuit of an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, credential, academic certificate, or Army Special Programs.

Soldiers can be reimbursed up to 100% of the course cost, not to exceed:

  • $250.00 per semester hour
  • 16 semester hours per year
  • maximum of $4,000.00 per year

Current Army policy limits TA to 130 semester hours of undergraduate credit or baccalaureate degree, whichever comes first and 39 semester hours of graduate credit or masters degree whichever comes first. The 39 semester hour limit applies to all credits taken after completion of a baccalaureate degree.

ArmyIgnitED how to guide

For detailed instructions on how to create your ArmyIgnitED account, please visit the Office of the Registrar.