International Diving Institute

Category: Non-traditional | State: South Carolina

About International Diving Institute

A commercial diving and underwater welding training facility located in Charleston, SC. Internationally-recognized underwater welding certification program and remotely operated vehicle training.

Military Friendly Ratings

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Admissions & Orientation

Culture & Commitment

Financial Aid & Assistance

Graduation & Career

Military Student Support & Retention

Why attend International Diving Institute

Accepts Veteran Benefits and Federal Student Aid. Our commercial diving program is designed to be military friendly, and Veteran Benefits may be able to cover the entire school cost in some cases.


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $18,000 N/A N/A N/A
Fees $2,600 N/A N/A N/A
Room $1,600 N/A N/A N/A
Board $400 N/A N/A N/A
Books $140 N/A N/A N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals $22,740 N/A N/A N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Utilize the Federal Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Customized student orientation program for military students
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Commitment incorporated into the institution’s mission, vision and values
  • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff