Bethune - Cookman University

Bethune - Cookman University Veteran Services & Resources

Is Bethune - Cookman University a Good School for Veterans?

If you're a veteran who is thinking about going back to school, it's important to see how well the school treats its students with prior military service first. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about Bethune - Cookman University veteran students. 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: Bethune - Cookman University GI Bill® Information

Our Veterans Report on Bethune - Cookman University Includes:

How Does Bethune - Cookman University Rank for Veterans?

Bethune - Cookman University was not ranked on the <nil> [Best Schools for Veterans list[(/rankings/veterans). This usually means that not enough data related to veterans was available.

How Many Veterans Go to Bethune - Cookman University?

A large number of veterans attending a college means the college and faculty are more used to supporting and accommodating the needs of those with prior military experience.

According to the VA, there are 128 GI Bill® students at Bethune - Cookman University. Since the total enrollment at the school is 2,845, approximately 4.50% of the students at Bethune - Cookman University are utilizing the GI Bill® to help pay for their education. For context, let's take this into consideration. According to the Student Veterans of America, approximately three to four per cent of American college students 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. It does not include any active-duty military personnel that are attending this college via Tuition Assistance, so the total military population is potentially larger than this.

Federal Veteran Programs at Bethune - Cookman University

Bethune - Cookman University participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
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)
Counseling Support
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

Does Bethune - Cookman University Give Credit for Military Training?

Implied No Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
At this time, Bethune - Cookman University does not offer college credit for life experience.

If you have specialized military training, Bethune - Cookman University may take that into consideration and grant college credit for that. Contact the school to find out more about the particulars.

Bethune - Cookman University Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Yes Air Force ROTC
Yes Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Bethune - Cookman University does offer Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs for the following military branches:

  • Air Force
  • Army

Complaints to the VA About Bethune - Cookman University

Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.

Notes and References

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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