Barstow Community College Veteran Services & Resources
Is Barstow Community College 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. So we've gathered facts about Barstow Community College veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. 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: Barstow Community College GI Bill® Information
What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Barstow Community College:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Barstow Community College Rank for Veterans?
How Many Veterans Go to Barstow Community College?
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.
According to the VA, there are 88 GI Bill® students at Barstow Community College. Around 3.60% of students at the school are using the GI Bill® since the total enrollment at Barstow Community College is 2,444. 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 Barstow Community College
Barstow Community College participates in the following federal programs for vets.
|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|
|Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations|
|Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.|
|Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)|
|Referrals to community organizations as needed.|
Barstow Community College does have a student veterans group.
Does Barstow Community College Give Credit for Military Training?
If you have specialized military training, Barstow Community College may take that into consideration and grant college credit for that. Contact the school to find out more about the particulars.
Barstow Community College Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About Barstow Community College
Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.
Notes and References
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
More about our data sources and methodologies.
**GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.
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