WGU Tennessee, in cooperation with the Shelby County Government, is proud to offer special benefits for Shelby County Government employees.
Partnership Benefits for Shelby County Government Employees
- 5% tuition discount for up to four terms
- Eligibility to apply for the Institutional Partners Fund Scholarship valued at up to $2,000
Other Opportunities: Tenn-K Scholarship
Another opportunity you may want to consider is the WGU Tennessee Tenn-K Scholarship, a highly competitive scholarship worth up to $10,000 for Tennesseans ready to go the distance for a degree. It’s one of many scholarships designed to help more students complete a degree program at WGU Tennessee. See more scholarship options >>
As an online, nonprofit, competency-based university, WGU Tennessee offers regionally accredited degree programs in business, information technology, teacher education, and health professions (including nursing).
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WGU Tennessee Helps You Earn Your Degree with Little or No New Student Debt
WGU Tennessee is a nonprofit online university. What does this mean for you? Very affordable tuition. In fact, WGU Tennessee is half the cost of other online universities.
While our low, flat-rate tuition is designed to make a college degree affordable, there are times responsible borrowing is still a good choice. WGU Tennessee is approved to offer federal financial aid to those who qualify.
WGU Tennessee also maintains a robust scholarship program through the generosity of corporations, foundations, and special government appropriations. Visit the scholarship page to see a current list of open scholarships.
WGU Tennessee Provides a Better Learning Experience
WGU Tennessee’s rigorous, competency-based approach is ideally suited to self-directed learners ready to earn a degree and advance their career. Unlike traditional and other online universities, WGU Tennessee doesn’t award degrees based on seat time. Instead, you earn your degree by demonstrating your competence in your field. Through independent study and the use of learning resources, you master the essential skills and knowledge necessary for success.
WGU Tennessee is Flexible and Supportive
If your schedule demands flexibility, WGU Tennessee is for you. In most cases, you will access course material and study independently at the time and place you choose. You can progress at a pace that enables you to earn a college degree while managing your career, your family, and life’s other challenges. Our self-paced approach allows for extensive personalization of your program so it fits into your busy schedule.
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