Trident University

5757 Plaza Drive, Suite 100
Cypress, CA 90630

Trident’s learning approach prepares you to go further than you thought possible.
Regionally accredited, Trident University is made up of three key differentiators, that creates a dynamic learning approach like no other. 

Trident is a Military-Friendly School*


You have been charged with duties, responsibilities and leadership during your military service. Apply that outstanding military education and kick your career to the next level with a degree from Trident University. We’re not just an affordable online college. We offer high-quality degrees in a manner that is convenient for military students. Trident stands out among military-friendly colleges because of our unwavering commitment to supporting service members and veterans as they pursue higher education.
With our associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs, you will build a strong foundation for continued success in the military, in the civilian world, or wherever life may take you.

For Military and Their Families

Trident is a military-friendly college that recognizes and, most importantly, respects your service and the sacrifices made daily by your family. We serve all branches of the military, offering discounts and a variety of ways to earn the quality education you deserve.
Learn more about military education benefits, grants, and other outstanding opportunities for active duty service members and military spouses.

For Veterans

From vets with years of civilian work experience to current military members looking to make a smooth transition, our military-friendly staff is here to help you reach your goals.
We have more than 22,000 military and veteran alumni. We understand your experience and know how to help you maximize your education benefits and time enrolled as a student.
From filing for VA benefits to choosing a program, our knowledgeable and experienced staff members are here to guide you through the process. If you are ready for a challenging and rewarding educational experience, we would like to welcome you to the Trident family.

Military Transfer Credits

A good military-friendly college will strive to help you make the most of the skills and education you gained in the military. Trident recognizes the strong foundations you’ve developed during the course of your military experience. We appreciate your service and leadership, and make it our duty to ensure a smooth transition while making the credit transfer and process simple and easy for our military and veteran students.