The unique Trident Learning Model (TLM) is built on a strong foundation of student success through the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills. With over 25,000 alumni and over a decade of experience in online education, our history is one of excellence and leadership. Trident is the only fully online institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). We are committed to compliance with all applicable regulations and accreditation standards.
Online doesn’t mean “on your own.” As a student you will have access to an engaged and connected learning community. Trident University is committed to your success, and offers you comprehensive support services to help guide every step of your Trident online learning journey. Our esteemed faculty and staff will provide consistent support and guidance to ensure timely and successful program completion.
Trident University attracts high-quality, military and civilian students who are independent like you. This diversity helps brings the real world into the classroom and enriches the learning process for both the military and civilian student. This diverse population enriches the learning environment and you will find this as further proof of Trident’s standards and commitment to academic excellence. Our Trident Learning Model (TLM) accommodates a range of learning styles and preferences. Many of our faculty and staff members are veterans and adult learners.
Nearly TwoDecadesof Experience
Trident University is the only 100% online university accredited by WASC. Regional accreditation is widely considered by experts as the gold standard and Trident shares this distinction with other top schools including Harvard, Berkeley, Stanford, USC, Notre Dame, San Diego State, UCLA and others.
Over 80% of our total faculty and 100% of our core faculty hold doctoral degrees. 70% of students say that “Trident University is the best school for me”.
Trident has a vast network of distinguished leaders including over 19,000 military alumni. 81% of all graduates from Trident are currently employed in mid to senior-level roles.