National University, a veteran-founded nonprofit, has partnered with the Houston Police Officers’ Union to provide an affordable, accessible education to public safety professionals like you, who protect and serve our communities every day.

To show our appreciation for the work you do, we have created the Public Safety Promise, which offers you, your spouse and dependents a 25% tuition scholarship on over 75 degree programs. When combined with our Fast Track Scholarship which offers a FREE class for every three classes completed in a six-month period, you can lower the cost of tuition by almost 50%.

National University also provides credit for prior career training programs that could lead to an accelerated graduation. For example:

Basic Peace Officer Course (BPOC):

Questions? Meet one-on-one with Kevin Tarazi, the Public Safety Account Specialist to discuss degree programs and scholarship options.

Why Choose National University?

Our mission is to provide affordable and accessible, higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 180,000 alumni.

  • Adult Focused for 50 Years: National University has been dedicated to providing affordable and accessible higher education to hard-working adults since 1971.
  • Regionally Accredited: WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) accreditation means your education meets high standards and is transferable.
  • Flexible 4-Week Classes: Start sooner and finish faster with four-week classes, monthly start dates, and year-round enrollment.
  • Online Courses designed to fit into your busy schedule.
  • 75+ Degree Programs: Choose from career-focused associate, bachelor’s, master’s programs, designed to help you pursue your purpose and make an impact in your community.
  • The Fast-Track Scholarship: National University is offering students who successfully complete three classes the opportunity to get every fourth class free.
  • Veteran-Founded Nonprofit: National University is proud to be recognized as one of the country’s finest private nonprofit universities.

For more information go to NU.EDU/PUBLICSAFETY or contact:

Blessing Oghobaase, Public Safety Specialist

Phone: 713.724.6556

Heidi Jaeger, Director of Partnerships – Texas