Online Bachelor of Arts Degree in Military Studies
Dr. Valyncia Hill is the Chair of the Military Studies content area for Ashford University's College of Liberal Arts. She holds a Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in San Diego, CA; a Master of Arts in Organizational Management from University of Phoenix; and a Bachelor of Science in Public Administration, Criminal Justice Administration from California State University Dominguez Hills. Read her full bio.
Engage your education with your Bachelor of Arts in Military Studies earned online from Ashford University. This degree will guide you in developing the historical, ethical, and foundational skills to advance your career as a leader in the military or in the private sector.
The Bachelor of Arts in Military Studies provides you with a foundation of historical and political knowledge to understand the role of the military as an institution. You will analyze the role of the military within its chronological and geographical contexts. And you will learn the importance of the US military as both a fighting and a peacekeeping force.
Professionals with a Bachelor of Arts in Military Studies may choose to enter a number of careers in which critical thinking skills are a must. This degree also provides a well-rounded foundation for continued studies at the graduate level. Among the many career fields in which your degree could be relevant:
- US Army
- US Navy
- US Air Force
- US Marine Corps
- US Coast Guard
- Department of Defense
- Department of Veterans Affairs
Special Terms and Conditions
Successful completion of this program by itself does not lead to licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Further, Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.
This program is not a Military Science (ROTC) program and does not lead to a commission.
If this program fits your personal and professional goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.