USDA - Food Safety and Inspection Services

USDA employees, and their spouses, can advance their education at University of Arkansas Grantham, already known for its low cost, exceptional convenience and challenging online programs, at a special reduced tuition rate* of $250/credit hour.

UA Grantham enables you to satisfy continuing education requirements, with USDA-approved coursework that can also be applied toward one of UA Grantham’s many degree and certificate programs.

In addition to the special $250/credit hour civil servant tuition rate,* UA Grantham offers USDA employees:

  • A choice of more than 50 online degrees and certificates
  • Monthly term starts; eight-week courses
  • Relevant coursework eligible for continuing education requirements
  • USDA tuition reimbursement compatibility
  • Financial aid (for those who qualify)

*A $45 technology fee applies to each term.

Added Benefit for FSIS Employees

Additionally, USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) employees can apply up to 40 semester credit hours in related USDA-approved science coursework to prepare for the Consumer Safety Officer Qualification.

Once you’re ready to get started, simply complete the form on the right-hand side of this page and a UA Grantham representative will be in touch soon!

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