Degree Programs

The United States Army Sergeants Major Academy recognized the academic achievements of members of USASMA and Sergeants Major Course Class 64 during a Black and Gold Ceremony June 4 held in the Academy’s Cooper Lecture Center. Above, the 119 graduates await their time to be called forward to receive their degrees which included one Doctorate, 48 Masters, 55 Bachelors and 16 Associate degrees. Command Sgt. Maj. retired Michelle S. Jones, the first woman to reach the position of command sergeant major of the U.S. Army Reserve, was the guest speaker at the ceremony.


The Degree Program Office provides quality education services to the students, staff and faculty, family members, and contractors of the USASMA. These services are designed to increase student/Soldier education profiles and provide opportunities for continued personal and professional development. This is achieved by providing one-on-one counseling, test administration services, and individual education development programs through various colleges/universities and the College of the American Soldier (CAS) Advanced Degree Program (ADP).


Provides orientation to educational services available at USASMA to all incoming personnel, faculty, staff, students, contract support personnel, and family members.

Provides day-to-day educational counseling and advisory services to USASMA personnel with regard to continuing, voluntary education programs; degree planning; integration of Army education, training, and career experiences into higher education programs; professional licensing and certification programs; GoArmyEd tuition assistance program, and VA educational benefits programs.

Serves as point of contact for external universities and colleges providing educational services to the USASMA community. Provides orientation to universities and colleges concerning methods of operation, standards of conduct, etc.

Serves as event planner for the annual USASMA Black & Gold graduate recognition ceremony.


Mr. Shawn Conrad    PH: (915) 744-8243/1443/8352

Fax: (915) 744-8776
DSN: 621

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