Minot State has signed the U.S. Department of Educations "Eight Keys to Veteran Success"
Minot State has signed the U.S. Department of Educations "Eight Keys to Veteran Success"

Minot Air Force Base

MSU offers general education courses on the Minot Air Force Base to help members of the United States Air & Space Force earn their Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) degree. Classes at Minot Air Force Base are open to the general public as well as military students and their dependents. Consider these convenient scheduling options in 8-week and 16-week sessions:

  • Face to face courses on base with flexible schedules. Check with the base office for more information about specially arranged squadron classes.
  • Online courses
  • Online degree programs
  • Courses on the Minot State University campus (only 10 miles from the base)

MSU has signed the Department of Defense Memorandum of Understanding, which makes Military Tuition Assistance available to be used for MSU courses. Visit the Minot AFB Education Center personnel in the Francis X. Deignan Building (156 Missile Avenue) for tuition assistance information. If you or your dependents are planning to use GI Bill® Educational Benefits, please contact Andy Heitkamp, Veterans Center Director, to ensure the process is completed in a timely and efficient manner. He can be contacted at (701) 858-4002.

The general education courses for the degrees below are offered on the Minot AFB. The core components of each degree are offered via MSU Online or on the MSU campus:

  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelor of Science in General Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Management

The Military Resource Center is your point of contact for Department of Defense (DoD) and United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) educational benefits. 

  • Military Resource Center – all service branches – Andy Heitkamp (701) 858-4003 mrc@minotstateu.edu 
  • MAFB – US Air & Space Force active duty – Brigitte Mikula (701) 727-9044 mafbcord@minotstateu.edu 
  • GEM and AU-ABC – US Air & Space Force active duty – Jolina Miller (701) 858-3218 online@minotstateu.edu 

"GI Bill®” is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Due to COVID 19, CLEP / DSST testing is at the Academic Testing Center, located on the Minot State University Campus. Please contact the test center to schedule a test. 
Test Center
(701) 858-3830
Fax: (701) 858-4343 
Contact Information


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Contact Brigitte today!
Base Education Center
156 Missile Avenue, Room 220
Minot Air Force Base, ND 58704

Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Minot State has signed the VA's Letter of Intent to Comply with Executive Order 13607.

MSU signed the VA's "Letter to Comply"
with Executive Order 13607.