FOP members and their families can earn a degree for free online. The Free College Benefit helps FOP families continue their college education without piling on thousands of dollars in student debt.
The FOP Free College offers working families a debt-free and convenient higher education opportunity for current and retired members, and their families. Family members do NOT need to be financial dependents or living with the member to be eligible.
Eastern Gateway Community College is a public, non-profit school in the University System of Ohio and is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Credits you earn can transfer to other schools, saving you money!
The FOP has partnered with Central State University (CSU), a regionally accredited public, non-profit university near Dayton, Ohio, and now Paul Quinn College (PQC), a private four-year, liberal arts-inspired historical Black college (HBCU) in Dallas,Texas. FOP members and their families now have an opportunity to earn a Bachelor’s degree online with no out-of-pocket costs!