Our College Partners ​​offer tuition discounts ​to County of Riverside employees!

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County employees and their families can enroll in accelerated, fully online programs through Academic Partnerships' affiliate program. Online degrees are offered by a variety of state universities at very affordable tuition rates. Click here for participating programs and contact esp@rivco.org for the membership code.

$700 Scholarship from UT Arlington Nursing Online. For more information, please visit our What's New page under the Home tab.


Azusa Pacific University now offers County of Riverside employees and employee dependents (spouse, child under the age of 26) a tuition discount of 15% per unit for Bachelor's completion programs in Psychology (B.A.) and Criminal Justice (B.A.) at the Murrieta, High Desert, and Inland Empire Regional campuses.  This discount applies to program major and minor units and excludes General Education units. 



10% off tuition for Azusa Pacific University College's (the online campus)* graduate, undergraduate, online and certificate programs.  

*This discount only includes programs offered through the online campus.


 Brandman University


Brandman offers tuition discounts to employees, spouses, and dependents. Undergraduate Programs: Discounts up to $10,800 and up to $3,900 for RN to BSN program with an ADN block transfer.  Graduate Programs: Discounts up to $9,200 and up to $5,600 for Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership.  

For Information about any of Brandman University’s Programs: Click Here or contact Christi White at (951) 235-6331  or cwhite11@brandman.edu




10% off tuition and application fee waived for any classes online*, at CBU's main campus, or at a CBU satellite campus.  

30% off tuition for any Bachelors and Masters program through CBU online when enrolled full-time and 10% off tuition for part-time.


10% off tuition for several programs. Click on the program for more information.  MBA program, BA in Criminal Justice, Accounting Certificate, Management Certificate in Public Procurement, GRE Test Prep through the College of Extended Learning.



Claremont Graduate University is offering a tuition fellowship, breakdown below. 

4 units (1 course) - $1,500 fellowship

8 units (2 courses) - $3,000 fellowship

12 units (3 courses) - $5,000 fellowship

The amount will be adjusted if enrolled in more or less than 12 units per semester. 

CGU will waive the standard application fee upon email request to admissions@cgu.edu. Fees can only be waived prior to submission. 



20% discount off of test preparation fees for up to 2 courses at the time of enrollment for County employees, spouses, and dependents. Call 888-995-7737 (PREP) and reference student code: RCSCOR1516 to find out more. See flyer for details.


 La Sierra University


50% tuition discount for the iMBA program. Designed for working professionals, the La Sierra University Integrated MBA (iMBA) created by the Zapara School of Business, gives you a convenient, cost-effective way to finish your Bachelor’s degree and earn an MBA, going back to school just one night a week.  

35.5% tuition discount on other Zapara School of Business Executive Education Programs including the general management MBA for Professionals and MBA for Health Care Professionals.


40% off tuition for the onsite/hybrid Master in Social Work program



30% off tuition on all graduate programs. The School of Public Health offers degrees in Healthcare Administration, Health Education, Nutrition, Global Health, Epidemiology, Nutrition (Coordinated Program with Dietetics), and Lifestyle Management. Online programs are available in Health Education and Lifestyle Management





20% off tuition for all onsite, online and hybrid programs in the Sanford College of Education, College of Letters and Sciences, School of Business & Management, School of Engineering & Computing, School of Professional Studies & School of Health & Human Services.




$100 off of each unit for full-time or permanent part-time employees and their spouses or registered domestic partners. 



The University of Redlands School of Business now offers County of Riverside employees and their spouses or domestic partners EXCLUSIVE TUITION SAVINGS—an expansion of the existing 15% discount on undergraduate business degree programs:

·        43% for 24-month MBA and MSIT programs

·        $18K* for MS in Organizational Leadership Program  *for a limited time

·        15% discounts in bachelor’s degree programs 

School of Education Tuition Discount Scholarship of 10%

·        MA in Human Services (online)

·        MA in Learning and Teaching with Teaching Credential

·        MA in School Counseling 

Campuses throughout Southern California include locations in Riverside, Rancho Cucamonga, Redlands, and Temecula—as well as on-site classes at County of Riverside and an online MBA option.

 Visit U of R's County of Riverside microsite to learn more.



The A. Gary Anderson Graduate
of Management

60% off tuition for UCR AGSM's Master of Business, Flex Master of Business (day and/or evening courses at your pace), Master of Finance, and Master of Professional Accounting degrees. 

PLUS interested County employees will receive: 

  • Application Fee Waiver ($125 value)
  • Free graduate admission advising
  • Free on-campus practice GRE/ GMAT exams

            10% tuition discount on certificate programs


$2,000 tuition discount 

Students must maintain either an Undergraduate GPA of 2.0 or Graduate GPA of 3.0 and remain enrolled at SDCC until you’ve completed your degree. The $2,000 discount will be dispersed over the course of 4 semesters ($500.00 per semester).   

Please go to our Partnership page to "I am a Student" and fill out some information to get started with your Free Application today! You can also contact Danny DiMeglio at partnerships@sdcc.edu.



10% off tuition for RN-BSN, RN-MSN and MSN online programs.

WCU alumni and current students also receive discounted CEU's through Contemporary forums. For further assistance or to enroll in online programs, contact Tanya Plong via telephone (619) 520-8717 or email tPlong@westcoastuniversity.edu.



 20% off Tuition, application fee and GRE waived for all hybrid and online courses offered in the Master of Health Sciences Program for all County Employees.  Please call 909-469-5397 or email Jill Ferreira at jferreira@westernu.edu for more information.