Webster University Partners with Morris College to Lower College Costs

SUMTER, S.C. –Webster University and Morris College announced a strategic partnership that will assist with the professional development and educational opportunities of eligible employees and recent graduates. The tuition reduction applies to select undergraduate and graduate programs for the group.

This agreement, announced June 13, will allow faculty, staff, and recent Morris College graduates to obtain a master’s degree or complete an undergraduate degree at Shaw AFB, any of Webster’s approximately 50 campuses, or online, with opportunities to enroll five terms per year. This partnership will bolster the educational and economic impact employees of the college and recent Morris College graduates will have on Sumter and surrounding areas.

The agreement brings together Webster’s extended military campuses network, alongside its Corporate Partnership offices, and Graduate Studies programs and Morris College’s employee benefits, and the college’s Career Services post-graduate services offered to students.

Webster University has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) continuously since 1925. This accreditation applies to every Webster campus and location across the United States, internationally and online. Webster is a worldwide institution, ensuring high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. Webster University is also licensed by the SC Commission on Higher Education.

Webster University has similar partnerships with major corporations that are state, federal and local employers in South Carolina such as Blue Cross Blue Shield, South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile Communications.

With its home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, Webster University comprises an action-oriented global network of faculty, staff, students and alumni who forge powerful bonds with each other and with their communities around the globe. Founded in 1915, Webster is an independent non-profit university with campus locations in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa and in a robust learning environment online. The university is committed to ensuring high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.

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