Benedict College Veteran Services & Resources
Is Benedict College a Good School for Veterans?
As someone with prior military experience, it's a good idea to check how well the school services veterans before signing those admission papers. So we've gathered facts about Benedict 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: Benedict College G.I. Bill Information
What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Benedict College:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Benedict College Rank for Veterans?
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.
The 2022 edition of this list ranked Benedict College at #1,821.The school also ranked #42 in our Best for Vets in South Carolina ranking.
In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. Below you'll find how Benedict College did in those rankings.
|Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,238|
|Best Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,148|
How Many Veterans Go to Benedict College?
Colleges with a large veteran population are better equipped to support and accommodate those who have had military experience.
According to the VA, there are 77 G.I. Bill® students at Benedict College. Around 4.45% of students at the school are using the GI Bill® since the total enrollment at Benedict College is 1,731. Putting that into perspective, the Student Veterans of America estimates that about three-four percent of all college students in America are veterans.
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. This does not include active-duty military personnel who are attending the college via Tuition Assistance. Therefore, the potential total military population could be larger than this.
Federal Veteran Programs at Benedict College
Benedict 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.|
Does Benedict College Give Credit for Military Training?
Benedict College might grant college credit to those who have completed specialized military training. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.
Benedict College Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About Benedict College
There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
- Image Credit: By Bobak Ha’Eri under License
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