Fall 2014 Tuition
Effective with the fall 2014 term, all active duty, military, guard, reservists and veterans are eligible for an Empire State College military tuition grant of $7 per credit (maximum of 12 credits) to offset their educational costs. The net tuition for military students is $250 per credit, a slight increase over the previous rate of $247 per credit, but within the DoD cap.
Here is the link to the info on the college's website:
Tax Benefits for Education (posted 10/17/13)
William Yaeger has published an article in Military Advanced Education, October 2013 issue, titled "Tax Benefits for Education," page 25. Here is the link to the publication.