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A Guild Educational Partner

The following employer partnerships were facilitated by Guild Education, a market leader in providing higher education opportunities designed for working adults. Guild supports workers alongside some of the nation’s largest employers by connecting upskilling opportunities to career mobility.

Students seeking additional information about these programs and eligibility requirements should contact their Human Resources department to ask about their organization’s partnership with Guild Education.

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Participating Employers

Knights employed by one of these companies* and enrolled in an approved program may be eligible for tuition assistance. Please note that approved degree programs and the amount of tuition assistance vary by employer. Academic programs are selected for and by each employer.

*Approved program and partner list updated January 7, 2022.

Bon Secours Mercy Health | Chipotle | Discover | Disney | Herschend Enterprises | Taco Bell | Target | UCHealth | WM

Bon Secours Mercy Health

  • BS in Health Informatics and Information Management
  • BS in Health Services Administration
  • MS in Nursing (MSN)

Chipotle

  • BA in Communication and Conflict
  • BA/BS in Criminal Justice
  • BA in English
  • BS in Health Informatics and Information Management
  • BS in Health Services Administration
  • BS in Hospitality Management
  • BA/BS in Interdisciplinary Studies
  • BA in International and Global Studies
  • BA/BS in Legal Studies
  • BA in Political Science
  • BS in Psychology
  • BS in Restaurant and Foodservice Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Destination Marketing and Management
  • Graduate Certificate in e-Learning Design, Development, & Delivery
  • Graduate Certificate in Event Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Simulation
  • Graduate Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Technologies
  • Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design
  • Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design for Simulations
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Engineering
  • Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering
  • Master of Emergency and Crisis Management
  • Master of Public Administration
  • MS in Civil Engineering
  • MS in Civil Engineering (MSCE)
  • MS in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Digital Forensics
  • MS in Engineering Management
  • MS in Environmental Engineering
  • MS in Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • MS in Industrial Engineering
  • MS in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering
  • MS in Nursing

Discover

  • BA in Communication and Conflict
  • BA/BS in Interdisciplinary Studies
  • BA in Political Science
  • BS in Psychology

Disney

  • BS in Biology
  • BS in Biomedical Sciences
  • BA in Communication and Conflict
  • BS in Computer Engineering
  • BS in Computer Science
  • BS in Economics
  • BS in Elementary Education
  • BFA in Emerging Media
  • BS in Entertainment Management
  • BS in Event Management
  • BSBA in Finance
  • BS in Health Sciences
  • BS in Health Services Administration
  • BS in Hospitality Management
  • BS in Industrial Engineering
  • BS in Information Technology
  • BSBA in Integrated Business
  • BA in International and Global Studies
  • BA/BS in Legal Studies
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
  • BS in Nursing (BSN)
  • BS in Psychology
  • BS in Restaurant and Foodservice Management
  • BS in Secondary Education
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • MS in Digital Forensics
  • MS in Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering

Herschend Enterprises

  • BS in Restaurant and Foodservice Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Cyber Risk Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics
  • Graduate Certificate in Event Management
  • MS in Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)

Taco Bell

  • Graduate Certificate in Event Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Destination Marketing and Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Technologies
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Engineering
  • MS in Hospitality & Tourism Management

Target

  • BA/BS in Legal Studies
  • BS in Health Informatics and Information Management
  • BS in Health Services Administration
  • BS in Hospitality Management
  • BS in Psychology
  • Graduate Certificate in Destination Marketing Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Event Management

UCHealth

  • BS in Health Informatics and Information Management
  • BS in Health Services Administration
  • BS in Hospitality Management
  • Certificate in Healthcare Systems Engineering
  • MS in Nursing (MSN)
  • MS in Social Work (MSW)

WM

  • MS in Engineering Management
  • MS in Environmental Engineering
  • MS in Industrial Engineering
  • MS in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering

Student Assistance

For further information and support, UCF students and staff may contact:

General Information

  • UCF students or staff with questions about program participation or eligibility requirements for Guild programs should contact Guild directly via [email protected] or by phoning 720-709-2871.
  • UCF staff can open a ticket with Guild or on the behalf of a current UCF student by emailing Guild at [email protected].

About Online Programs

UCF students or staff who have questions about UCF Online programs can also call the UCF Online Connect Center directly on 855-903-8576.

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Employment Partnership Program FAQs

Explore some of the most frequently asked questions about the employment partnership programs. Continue to check back as more FAQs become available.

Class modality varies between program options.

We encourage students to reach out to their employer’s Human Resources department to learn more about possible tuition assistance partnership programs.

Students should reach out to their employer’s Human Resources department to learn more about Guild’s university partners program.

The tuition assistance programs outlined on this page are available to both current and newly enrolled UCF students who meet their employer’s tuition assistance program eligibility criteria. Please note that eligibility criteria are determined by the employer partners and not by UCF.

We encourage students to contact their Human Resources department to learn if they qualify and how to engage with their Guild Education benefit.

The amount of tuition assistance varies by employer partner and by program. Students are encouraged to contact their Human Resources department for further details about specific tuition assistance that may be available to them.