We help students pay for programs

that lead to better careers

Funding The Future

We want to build a better future. That’s why we enable students to fund their skills-based careers with non-traditional lending methods.

We believe in skills-based education. That’s why we work to finance motivated students looking for tangible skills that will lead to a meaningful career.

You Are More Than Your Credit Score

We believe in past achievements – we look at previous academic or military experience in addition to a credit evaluation to try and get you better rates.

Meritize Is Helping Close the Skills Gap

30 Million+

More than 30 million U.S. jobs pay an average of $55,000 a year and do not require a bachelor’s degree

Source: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce

12 Million+

More than 12 million annual job openings for skilled workers

3.5 Million+

Between 3 and 4 million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled by 2025

The Meritize Score

We believe everyone should have access to education. Our proprietary Meritize Score allows us to reward students for their past achievements, expanding upon traditional student loan options.

At Meritize, we look at merit data like academic or military experience with your credit evaluation to inform our lending decisions.

We’re increasing access to a better future by evaluating students on more than just their credit score.

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