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Is Arkansas State University - Newport a Good School for Veterans?

Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. We've assembled this Arkansas State University - Newport veteran's report to help you in your research. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Arkansas State University - Newport G.I. Bill Information

Info in This Veterans Report on ASUN:

How Does ASUN Rank for Veterans?

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College Factual publishes its Best Schools for Veterans ranking on an annual basis. This list identifies colleges and universities that support veterans as they pursue their education.

Arkansas State University - Newport was ranked #1,639 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #16 in our Best for Vets in Arkansas ranking.

In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. The table below shows how ASUN fared in those rankings.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 904

You may be more interested to see how particular majors at ASUN ranked compared to those at other schools. Below, you'll find a list of majors which received the best rankings for vets. Find a full list of majors here. Once you select a major, you'll be able to see links to the rankings available for that major.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Surgical Technology Colleges for Veterans 163
Best Surgical Technology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 163
Best General Business/Commerce Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 168
Best General Business/Commerce Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 168
Best General Studies Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 299
Best General Studies Colleges for Veterans 402
Best General Business/Commerce Colleges for Veterans 402
Best General Business/Commerce Colleges for Veterans 402
Best Registered Nursing Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 411
Best Nursing Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 413

How Many Veterans Go to ASUN?

An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.

The VA reports that there are 61 G.I. Bill® students at ASUN. Around 3.14% of students at the school are using the GI Bill® since the total enrollment at ASUN is 1,941. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.

This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.

Federal Veteran Programs at ASUN

Arkansas State University - Newport participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
Principles of Excellence Yes
DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Yes

What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.

Career and Vocational Support
Accommodate Military Service Members and Reservists absent due to service requirements.
Align institutional refund policies with those under Title IV, which governs the administration of federal student financial aid programs.
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Benefits Support
Ensure accreditation of all new programs prior to enrolling students.
Will not use fraudulent or aggressive recruiting techniques and misrepresentations.
Provide students with a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program.
Counseling Support
Designate a point of contact to provide academic and financial advice.
Provide educational plans for all military and veteran education beneficiaries.
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

Does ASUN Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
ASUN may grant college credit to you if you have specific knowledge from your life experiences. Get in touch with the school to find out more.

ASUN might grant college credit to those who have completed specialized military training. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.

ASUN Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Implied No Air Force ROTC
Implied No Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are not available at ASUN.

Complaints to the VA About ASUN

There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.


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