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:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Bethune - Cookman University Rank for Veterans?
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.
|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 Bethune - Cookman University Give Credit for Military Training?
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)
- Air Force
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
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
- Image Credit: By Ebyabe under License
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.