Zero Cost Tuition

DG now offers zero cost tuition and secondary education programs for you and your family! Dollar General has collaborated with Strayer University and Capella University to align the cost of select associate and bachelor’s degree programs to Dollar General’s tuition scholarship program. This means you will have the opportunity to pursue an eligible degree for low to no out-of-pocket costs.*

Areas of study include:

  • Accounting
  • Business administration
  • Health services administration
  • Human resource management
  • Information assurance and cybersecurity
  • Information technology
  • Marketing
  • Nursing
  • Psychology

Save time and money with Sophia Learning

Sophia Learning, an affiliate of Strayer and Capella, is an online learning option to help you knock out your general education credits. Courses are available anytime, anywhere from your laptop, tablet, or phone. Take as many courses as you want per month; up to two courses at a time. Sophia membership is now available to all Dollar General employees and their families.

*Eligible employees’ term and programs only. Tuition pricing and out-of-pocket costs vary by program. To benefit from full discounts, you must meet Dollar General’s tuition assistance aligned pricing requirements. You are responsible for paying any tuition and fees not covered by Dollar General’s tuition assistance policy. Books, supplies and other fees may apply. Consult with your HR representative for more details.