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AGTS News: AGTS deemed a military friendly school


Chaplain Scott Norman (M.Div. 2011). Read his story.

AGTS has been listed as a 2012 Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs.

G.I. Jobs petitions more than 8000 schools asking them to participate in this industry leading annual survey to help military personnel, veterans and military dependents find schools that are going above and beyond. A Military Friendly Schools Academic Advisory Board consisting of 12 higher education administrators, a representative from the Student Veterans Association and the 2011 Military Spouse of the Year helps determine survey questions and weightings.

The listing is awarded based on a school's

  • non-financial efforts to recruit and retain military and veteran students, which can consists of VA-approval to accept the GI Bill, SOC membership, academic credit for CLEP and ACE, flexible learning programs and more;
  • financial commitment, which can include Yellow Ribbon program membership, tuition benefits and outreach dedicated to recruiting military students;
  • success in recruiting military and veteran students (% enrolled); and
  • academic accreditations.


Updated: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:32 PM

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