Financing Options

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

We make every effort to provide all information available to our students regarding financial aid. We offer advisement and assistance on the application process. Students are encouraged to check with organizations in their areas to assess the availability of scholarships. At times, organizations, businesses, churches and professional associations, service clubs, companies and unions may offer help for the prospective student. Various types of aid for the eligible student may include the following:

  • In-house Training Loan
  • Academy Credit Card
  • OVR Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Workforce Investment Act
  • CareerSource
  • Financing Partners



The Academy offers a credit card with zero interest same as cash financing for 12 months, Equal Payment and Fixed Pay Promotion options. Speak to your Learning manager for more details:

Deferred Interest Promotion
Interest accrues from the purchase date but is not charged if the promotional balance is paid in full by the end of
the promo period. Minimum monthly payments are required

Equal Payment Promotion
Equal monthly payments required during promo period.
Interest does not accrue during promo period. Designed
to pay off promo balance in full within promo period.

Fixed Pay Promotions
Fixed monthly payments are required
during promo period. APR is assessed
during promo period.

To Apply:Click here to fill out a financing application for the Academy Credit Card



We have partnered with Meritize to provide our students with financing options to fund your education.

Check your loan options in minutes without impacting your credit score at https://apply.meritize.com

Terms and Conditions apply. Meritize branded loan products are educational loans issued by Blue Ridge Bank (“Bank”), National Association, Member FDIC. The Bank and Meritize reserve the right to modify or discontinue products and benefits at any time without notice. To qualify, a borrower must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid work authorization document, and meet the Bank’s underwriting requirements. If approved for a loan, the actual loan amount, term, payment, and APR amount of the loan that a customer qualifies for may vary based on credit determination, state law, and other factors.


  • Ascent helps The Academy’s students pay tuition. Ascent offers simple, straightforward loans and student-friendly payment options.
  • Ascent offers flexible tuition loans with affordable monthly payments.
  • Ascent’s mission is to provide access to career-transforming education. Ascent helps students pay tuition at schools that launch great careers. So far, they’ve helped over 18,000 people access life-changing education.

Check your loan options in minutes without impacting your credit score at https://partner.ascentfunding.com/theacademy/ 





Sallie Mae, the premier student loan financing organization in the U.S. has selected The Academy, Computer Training Centers located in South Florida, as the only program in Florida to qualify for their innovative Smart Option Student Loan for Career Training.

To Apply:

Go to Smart Option Student Loan for Career Training

School information: The Academy of South Florida Miami, FL 60950500


The Academy, CareerSource Broward, CareerSource South Florida, and CareerSource Palm Beach County are working to put Florida back to work

The Academy is an approved ITA agent to provide multiple, comprehensive training opportunities for students living in Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.

With more than 20 years of IT training experience, The Academy is uniquely qualified to help advance your IT career.  Whether you are an experienced IT Professional looking for additional skills or IT certification or you are looking to start a new career in technology, The Academy has the training you need.  Our Corporate Division trains more than 2,000 IT Professionals and Developers from over 500 companies each year.  Our accelerated Vocational programs are designed to teach you the IT career skills needed to start a new IT career in just four months – even if you have no previous technology experience.

To Apply:

Contact an Admissions Representative https://academyflorida.com/contact-us/////////////////////////////