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Established in 1928,

Valley Forge Military Academy

VFMA has a long tradition of instilling values and building self-confidence to prepare tomorrow’s leaders. VFMA is an independent, private, college preparatory school for boys in grades 6-12. The Academy offers college preparatory academics, credentialed faculty, competitive PIAA athletics, and individual attention, providing cadets with an environment focused on their academic success. VFMAC President Colonel John Church notes, “The education at the Academy builds minds and character, providing a solid, education alternative that prepares young men for college.” 95% of Academy graduates enter college after high school.

Established in 1935,

Valley Forge Military College

For decades, students have come to VFMC to take part in the co-educational, accredited, private, and well-renowned two-year college. Students at VFMC are highly focused young women and men opting to hold themselves to a higher standard. They enroll in academic programs that lead to the AA, AS, or ABA degree. The College faculty are extraordinarily dedicated scholar-practitioners, experts in their fields, and focused on teaching as their first priority. Honor societies and academic accolades are but two ways that student achievement is recognized.