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Is City College - Fort Lauderdale 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 City College - Fort Lauderdale 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: City College - Fort Lauderdale G.I. Bill Information

Info in This Veterans Report on City College - Fort Lauderdale:

How Does City College - Fort Lauderdale Rank for Veterans?

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College Factual's Best Schools for Veterans report is released each year to highlight colleges and universities that do an outstanding job supporting veterans while they are pursuing their education.

The 2022 edition of this list ranked City College - Fort Lauderdale at #2,424.The school also ranked #78 in our Best for Vets in Florida ranking.

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

Ranking Name Rank
Best Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 1,415
Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 1,601

You can also see how specific majors at City College - Fort Lauderdale fared when compared to the same major 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 Project Management Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 22
Best Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder Colleges for Veterans 62
Best Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 62
Best Project Management Colleges for Veterans 62
Best Legal Assistant/Paralegal Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 163
Best Legal Support Services Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 169
Best Legal Professions Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 173
Best Legal Assistant/Paralegal Colleges for Veterans 190
Best Legal Support Services Colleges for Veterans 197
Best Surgical Technology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 234

How Many Veterans Go to City College - Fort Lauderdale?

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 18 G.I. Bill® students at City College - Fort Lauderdale. Since the total enrollment at the school is 297, approximately 6.06% of the students at City College - Fort Lauderdale are utilizing the GI Bill® to help pay for their education. 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 City College - Fort Lauderdale

City College - Fort Lauderdale 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 City College - Fort Lauderdale Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
NO Credit for Military Training
If you have particular knowledge gained through life experience, City College - Fort Lauderdale may offer offer credit for that. Get in touch with the school to find out more.

Unfortunately, City College - Fort Lauderdale does not offer credit for military training.

City College - Fort Lauderdale 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 City College - Fort Lauderdale.

Complaints to the VA About City College - Fort Lauderdale

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

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