As an educational partner of the U.S. Navy, Saint Leo University
offers rate-related degree programs to shipboard personnel.
Navy College Program for Afloat College Education (NCPACE) is a
great alternative if you cannot attend the regularly scheduled
classroom format, or are looking for the convenience of a
self-paced study environment.
While you’re at sea, you might be far from a classroom and from
reliable internet access—but your educational goals are still
within reach. As a Saint Leo NCPACE student, you’ll enjoy access to
the same courses whether ashore or at sea. CD-ROM, PDA and iPod
courses—with offline access—offer continued study even in remote,
deployed environments. Monthly start dates, varying course lengths
and self-paced programs allow you to take classes that fit your
The Navy funds tuition 100%. Sailors only pay for textbooks and
other course materials.
Saint Leo accepts transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Make maximum use of your military training and professional
experience to fulfill degree requirements. Contact your Navy
College Office or Saint Leo University to learn more about
eligibility and program requirements. Learn more about transferring
credits to Saint Leo.
Your NCPACE Advisor can give you information about how the
program works. If you have specific questions about Saint Leo
University, contact a Saint Leo advisor toll-free at 1-866-SLU-DLP1
your Saint Leo Education Center, and apply for admission
To visit the NCPACE website, please click here.