Education

National University

If you want to improve your craft, use our partnership with National University for an exclusive 20% tuition reduction scholarship for personal and professional growth through education. Plus, eligible spouses and dependents can enjoy a 10% tuition reduction. These discounts apply to select associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs.

NU, a dedicated institution since 1971, provides accessible higher education with flexible 4–8-week courses that start monthly and offer year-round enrollment. This complements our existing tuition reimbursement benefits from our contract with Miami-Dade County Public Schools. 

Grand Canyon University

As a member of United Teachers of Dade, you are eligible for a 10% scholarship off tuition.

Bachelor's Degree Completion Program

Eligible students across the country who have earned an associate degree can now complete their bachelor’s degree for free!

Robert Porter Scholarship

This program offers four 4-year, $8,000 post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members, as well as 10 one-time $1,000 grants to AFT members.

Union Plus Scholarships

Union Plus Scholarships help union families with the cost of college.

Union Plus Free College

The Free College Benefit helps union families continue their college education without piling on thousands of dollars in student debt.