Educational Partnerships

We've partnered with Wiley's Partner Plus program to offer NSA members tuition discounts to a selection of schools - learn more here.

 


Columbia Southern University | Trident University | Waldorf University | Herzing University | California Southern University | Bethel University | Wiley Partner Plus Program


 

Sheriff Training - Columbia Southern University

 

 

 

 

Partner since 2006.

National Sheriffs' Association Tuition Discounts

Members of the National Sheriffs' Association, along with their spouses and children, can receive a 10% tuition discount at Columbia Southern University, an online university with unlimited possibilities. To take advantage of this discount, please submit your application and enrollment forms via the National Sheriffs' Association page on the CSU website.

View all online degree programs

Discounts for NSA Members

  • 10% tuition discount
  • No application fee ($25 Value)

Exceptional Service
Beginning with your initial contact, you'll find that our personalized service is second to none. Faculty and staff are dedicated to the principle that it is only through your success that we succeed. We are available to assist you with information from the application process to graduation requirements.

CSU Book Grant
Textbooks are provided at no cost through CSU Book Grant as long as the student successfully completes the course.

Flexible Learning
Forget the days of scheduled online sessions and on-site test taking! At CSU, coursework can be completed at times that are most convenient for you. Faculty and staff offer flexible individualized instruction designed to provide each student with the guidance and support necessary for successful course completion.

No Entrance Exams Required

CSU does not require minimum entrance scores for the ACT, SAT, GRE or GMAT to be accepted for admission into our programs.

Get started today at https://www.columbiasouthern.edu/

Back to Top


Police Education - Trident University

 

 

 

 

Partner since 2010.

National Sheriffs' Association Partnership Benefits

Members of the National Sheriffs' Association and their immediate family receive the following discounts at Trident University International (TUI).

  • 20% discount on tuition for Undergraduate programs
  • 26% discount on tuition for Graduate programs
  • 11% discount on tuition for Doctoral programs

Additional partner benefits include:

  • Earn a quality degree from a Regionally Accredited University – Accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission 
  • No technology fees
  • No cost to vast library of resources
  • Deferred billing for up to 45 days
  • Specialized Advisors to work with partner’s students

Flexibility:

Our 100% online programs in Business Administration, Education, Health and Human Services and Information Systems are designed for professional adults seeking to advance in their careers, while balancing work and family commitments. With monthly starts you can FASTRAC your degree and take your educational journey further than you thought possible.

Value:
Trident understands that higher education is the single most important investment a student will ever make. Trident offers high quality online degrees for adult learners at a cost that ranks well below the national average

EdActive Learning:
Our learning model focuses on real-world problem solving to better prepare for today’s workforce demands, rather than reaction and repetition. Our coursework builds on a student’s prior knowledge and experience to solve complex, relevant issues.

We offer over 22-degree options with over 65+ concentrations in areas such as criminal justice, homeland security, cyber security, emergency and disaster management, and more. 

Get started now by accessing www.trident.edu/national-sheriffs-association, or call 855-290-1611 to get started on completing your degree.
 


Sheriffs - Waldorf College

Partner since 2010

For more than 100 years, Waldorf University has provided academic excellence to thousands via its traditional programs. Based in Forest City, Iowa, Waldorf offers regionally accredited residential and online degree programs. The online programs, taught by an intelligent and caring faculty who value the student’s success, feature popular career fields such as organizational leadership, criminal justice, communications, homeland security, emergency management and more.

View all Online Degree Programs

Discounts for NSA Members

  • 10% tuition discount
  • No application fee ($25 Value)

Waldorf Book Grant

Textbooks are provided at no cost through Waldorf Book Grant as long as the online student successfully completes the course.

No Scheduled Online Sessions

There are no group projects and courses are totally asynchronous. Study offline anytime and anywhere that works best for you and simply log back on to submit the prepared assignments by the due date.

Certificate Programs

From criminal justice to business administration to psychology, we offer a multitude of regionally accredited online certificate programs designed to enhance your career options.  The flexibility of these programs allows you to take classes on your schedule, when and where you want.

Police - Herzing University

Partner since 2011.

Herzing University is a recognized educational partner of the National Sheriffs' Association and offers exclusive benefits to its members and all sworn law enforcement professionals.

Scholarships

  • Badge-to-Grad Scholarship Award

Some public safety personnel, and their spouses and dependents, may qualify for the Badge to Grad Grant. Eligible students must be packaged at direct cost and agree to make at least a $50 monthly payment toward tuition charges.

Qualified Badge-to-Grad students may be eligible for a tuition reduction of 45% for most undergraduate programs, a tuition reduction of 25% for most graduate programs, and your immediate family may qualify for a 10% scholarship.

If you are employed as a police officer, firefighter, EMT, corrections officer, or in another public safety position, please contact the Financial Aid Department for more information.

  • NSA Member Scholarship Award

For those NSA members who are not sworn, Herzing University offers a 10% tuition reduction scholarship on all undergraduate and graduate programs. This benefit applies to the immediate family of all NSA members.

To learn more about the scholarship options call toll free (855) 214-5930.

Credit for Academy Training & Prior Learning

Herzing University can grant up to 32 semester credit hours for your academy training and will perform a FREE non-committal evaluation of previous college experience and military transcripts to determine if additional transfer credits are available.

Additional Benefits for NSA Members and Their Immediate Family

  • No application or enrollment fees
  • A dedicated admissions team and support from career development specialists

To learn more about the scholarships, credit for academy training and additional benefits call toll free (855) 214-5930 or visit www.herzing.edu/partnersMembers would select “National Sheriffs Association - NSA” as their employer. 

Area Diploma Associate Bachelor Master Certificates/PMC
Public Safety X X X   X
Business X X X X X
Technology X X X X X
Health Care X X X X X
Nursing X X X X X
Legal Studies   X X    

About Herzing University

At Herzing, you are offered personalization and support to help you earn your degree and advance your career. Our innovative career programs provide flexible learning options and convenient scheduling for busy students with 10 campuses across 7 states, as well as online programs. We have a variety of academic programs to meet your needs wherever you are in life, including undergraduate, graduate, and online programs.

Herzing has built a supportive community of faculty, staff, and fellow learners. Founded in 1965 by Henry and Suzanne Herzing, the family legacy continues with their daughter, Renée Herzing, as Herzing University's president. A private, nonprofit institution, Herzing University is once again recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs” for the ninth consecutive year.

Moving forward, Herzing University will remain focused on providing you with a caring learning environment that fosters long-term career success. Discover for yourself why students choose Herzing University every year.

Accreditation

Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. The Higher Learning Commission can be contacted at http://www.ncahlc.org or 800-621-7440.

Locations

Akron

Atlanta

Birmingham

Brookfield

Kenosha

Madison

Minneapolis

New Orleans

Online

Orlando

Tampa

 

Back to Top


Law Enforcement - California Southern University

Partner since 2011
 
California Southern University is honored to be the newest educational partner of the National Sheriffs’ Association and to serve its members by providing them with greater access to affordable, quality online higher education. 

Members of the NSA will receive many benefits as students of CalSouthern, including 100-percent online learning, one-one-one faculty mentoring, flexibility, and affordable tuition.  

Members will also receive a 10-percent NSA member tuition discount.    

  • Benefit from career-relevant degree and certificate programs: 
    CalSouthern is an accredited university that offers online degree and certificate programs in business, psychology and law.  Study areas include criminal and juvenile justice, criminal law, leadership, ethics, management, supervisory management, human resources, domestic relations, and the psychology of violence and trauma.  CalSouthern serves students at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate level.   Doctorate degrees include the Doctorate of Business Administration, the Doctorate of Psychology and the Juris Doctor within the School of Law.  
  • Receive unbelievable one-on-one faculty mentoring: 
    Faculty are gifted educators as well as leaders in their fields who will mentor students with one-on-one, personalized instruction. Students receive prompt attention, and CalSouthern prides itself on the level of accessibility students have with its faculty and professional staff.
  • Enjoy flexibility that enables learning on your own schedule:  
    Certificate and degree programs are affordable and delivered 100-percent online and 100-percent asynchronous meaning that students are able to complete every aspect of their coursework on their own schedules.  CalSouthern offers monthly enrollments and flexibility around its eight-week course terms so students can make steady progress towards their degree at the pace that works best for them.
  • Save time and money:
    NSA members will receive a 10-percent tuition discount through this partnership. CalSouthern will also work with you to maximize the value of your transfer credits and save you time and money.  Up to 90 transfer credits may be applicable towards our bachelor degree programs.

For more information or to speak with an enrollment advisor, contact 1-800-477-2254 and mention the code: NSAMember.

About California Southern University: CalSouthern has a long history of educating adult learners worldwide with practical certificate and degree programs in areas that directly affect professional performance.  CalSouthern is committed to being the school of choice for professionals who are seeking the very best in online education, while maintaining its commitment to making its courses and programs accessible and affordable to those with busy schedules and tight budgets.  

CalSouthern is accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC).  The Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Contact information: California Southern University, 930 Roosevelt, Irvine, California, 92620

Partner since 2012
 
At Bethel University College of Criminal Justice you have the convenience of online courses through our Virtual Campus, with a schedule structured for working adults. We understand the unique pressures facing working professionals, and we design our programs with this in mind. 
 
Because You Serve, You Deserve To:
 
Be Rewarded
  • College credit for your training
  • Textbooks are included in tuition
  • An Apple iPad is provided to every student
  • Military discount rate available
  • Tuition Assistance & other veterans benefits accepted
Be Respected
  • Attend anytime, anywhere; classes are completely online
  • Instructors are experts in the field with real experience as criminal justice professionals
  • Personal academic advisors partner with students to ensure success
  • Some students can finish their degree in as little as 18 months
Be a Leader
  • Use your education to advance in your career
  • Bachelor and Master degrees are available
  • Earn your degree from an accredited, non-profit university with a rich 170 year history
Bethel University College of Criminal Justice
855-202-6385