Coast Guard - Welcome

Coastline understands the highly mobile lifestyle of the military student, offering  three course delivery options to best suit their needs: Online, Afloat, PDA.


Program:   Tuition Rate: Platforms:   Session Length:  
Online $200/credit (SH*) Online 8-weeks
Afloat $200/credit (SH*) CD 12-weeks
PocketEd/ PDA
$200/credit (SH*) SD Card - Laptop/PC  12-weeks

*credit/semester hour (SH)

CA residents are eligible for a discounted rate of $46 per credit/SH. For additional information, please visit:

Coast Guard Afloat Education Program for Cutters

Coast Guard students who are heading out to sea without an Internet connection can choose the Coast Guard Afloat Education Program. Courses are delivered on a CD-ROM packed with Emmy Award winning content.  A handbook and proctored exams are also provided.  Please refer to the ABOUT THE COAST GUARD AFLOAT PROGRAM  page for further details.

Coastline College's Online Program

Eight-week courses are delivered over the Internet and provide online learning in a flexible format. More than150 courses from Accounting to English to Cisco Certification (CCNA) are designed to match the needs of active duty Service members. The online program also offers high degrees of interaction with other students and faculty.  For a full list of courses and to determine course start dates, please refer to the Military Class Schedule.

PocketEd/PDA Program

The popular PocketEd/PDA Program is perfect for the Service member who may not have Internet connectivity while deployed. It's easy to use and no personal computer is necessary.  There are no additional technology, admission or graduation fees. Courses begin the first of each month, February through December, and are 12 weeks in length. Please refer to the Pocket Ed/PDA Program pagefor further information.