Military Academic Advancement Program

The Military Academic Advancement Program (MAAP), is an initiative of the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA) offering convenient anytime, anywhere online degrees and certificates. MAAP is part of a premier post-secondary distance education collaboration offering inter-institutional degree programs in Human Sciences. MAAP provides education for careers that fit the professional development of military spouses, veterans, military service members, and civilian professionals serving the military community.

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Getting Started

The Great Plains IDEA is an inter-institutional academic consortium of accredited, public research institutions offering fully online programs. Students select one institution to call "home." This is the university at which students are admitted, enroll, pay tuition, transcripts are housed and diplomas are awarded. Active students will have courses delivered from professors at all universities participating in the program. Students generally must be admitted to both their home university's graduate school as well as the specific program.

Getting Started

Bachelor's Degrees

Master's Degrees and Graduate Certificates

Undergraduate Degrees

If you are interested in a master's degree or if you need general education hours, you can prepare for admission to one of the Great Plains IDEA programs through MAAP at the following universities. Each of the member institution listed below offers undergraduate courses and degrees via distance education.

Military Student Resources