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Is Copiah-Lincoln Community College 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. We've assembled this Copiah-Lincoln Community College 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: Copiah-Lincoln Community College G.I. Bill Information

What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Copiah-Lincoln Community College:

How Does Copiah-Lincoln Community College Rank for Veterans?

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College Factual issues its Best Schools to Veterans ranking each year. This is a list of universities and colleges that do great work supporting veterans as they continue their studies.

Copiah-Lincoln Community College was ranked #2,005 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #25 in our Best for Vets in Mississippi ranking.

We also release our rankings by degree level so vets can see which schools are the best for the level of degree they want to pursue. Below you'll find how Copiah-Lincoln Community College did in those rankings.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 1,151

You may be more interested to see how particular majors at Copiah-Lincoln Community College ranked compared to those at other schools. The table below shows those majors which received the highest rankings for vets. Click here to see a full list of majors. From here, you can dive down into different types of rankings once you select a major.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Agricultural Teacher Education Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 1
Best Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 5
Best Physical Education Teaching & Coaching Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 9
Best Communication Sciences Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 14
Best Teacher Education Subject Specific Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 17
Best Pre-Nursing Studies Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 20
Best Other Health & Medical Administrative Services Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 20
Best General Biology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 22
Best Biology Studies Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 22
Best Pre-Nursing Studies Colleges for Veterans 23

How Many Veterans Go to Copiah-Lincoln Community College?

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 10 G.I. Bill® students at Copiah-Lincoln Community College. Since the total enrollment at the school is 2,907, approximately 0.34% of the students at Copiah-Lincoln Community College 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.

Note, this figure includes all chapters of the GI Bill® program (e.g., Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill, Reserve Education Assistance Program, and 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 Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Copiah-Lincoln Community College 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 Copiah-Lincoln Community College Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
If you have particular knowledge gained through life experience, Copiah-Lincoln Community College may offer offer credit for that. Check with the school for more details.

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

Copiah-Lincoln Community College 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 Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

Complaints to the VA About Copiah-Lincoln Community College

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

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