Date of Award


Document Type

Master's Project

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


STEM and Professional Studies

Committee Director

Ritz, John M.


The problem of this study was to investigate how the availability of tuition assistance funding effects the educational pursuits of marines stationed at Marine Corps Base Quantico during fiscal years 2013 and 2014.


This research study was prepared by Geneva M. Dooley under the direction of Dr. John Ritz for SEPS 636, Problems in Occupational and Technical Studies, at Old Dominion University. It was submitted to the Research Advisor as a partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Master of Science Degree.