Transportation & Materials Moving

2021 Best Transportation & Materials Moving Colleges for Veterans

33 Colleges
5,343 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,294 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Transportation & Materials Moving Schools for Vets

Best Transportation & Materials Moving Colleges for VeteransTransportation & Materials Moving is the #29 most popular major in the country with 5,343 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2019-2020.

This year's Best Transportation & Materials Moving Colleges for Veterans ranking analyzed 33 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in transportation and materials moving. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality transportation and materials moving programs as well as strong veteran support.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as veteran satisfaction, veteran affordability, and overall quality of the transportation and materials moving program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

One Size Does Not Fit All

The transportation and materials moving school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Transportation & Materials Moving Schools for Veterans.

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2021 Best Transportation & Materials Moving Schools for Veterans in the United States

The following schools top our list of the Best Transportation & Materials Moving Colleges for Veterans.

Top 10 Best Transportation & Materials Moving Schools for Veterans

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value transportation and materials moving schools. Embry-Riddle Worldwide is a large private not-for-profit school located in the city of Daytona Beach. Embry-Riddle Worldwide also made our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving list, coming in at #2.

Among the 13,904 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Worldwide, 2,392 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 2,100 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $4,858. In addition to receiving other benefits, 10 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Embry-Riddle Worldwide does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology. Located in the city of Flushing, Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population. Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology not only placed well in our veterans rankings. It is also #4 on our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving list.

Of the 1,442 students enrolled at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology, 203 were GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 191 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $18,437. To help with additional expenses, 66 students received funds through the Yellow Ribbon Program. Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Our rankings recognize Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the small city of Daytona Beach. Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving rankings.

Our most recent data shows that 731 of the 8,797 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach were GI Bill® students, of which 588 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $19,816. To help with additional expenses, 359 students received funds through the Yellow Ribbon Program. Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott earned the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings. Embry-Riddle Prescott is a small private not-for-profit school located in the rural area of Prescott. Embry-Riddle Prescott also took the #3 spot in our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving rankings.

Among the 3,004 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Prescott, 283 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 267 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $25,948. On top of their other funding sources, 147 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program.

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#5

Everglades University

Boca Raton, FL

Our rankings recognize Everglades University as the #5 school in this year's rankings. Located in the small city of Boca Raton, Everglades U is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

Among the 2,247 students enrolled at Everglades U, 305 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 246 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $15,667. On top of their other funding sources, 63 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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#6

University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, ND

University of North Dakota earned the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings. UND is a large public school located in the small city of Grand Forks. UND also made our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving list, coming in at #5.

Among the 13,615 students enrolled at UND, 727 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 410 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $7,644. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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The #7 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Florida Institute of Technology. Florida Tech is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the city of Melbourne. As a testament to the quality of education offered at Florida Tech, the school also landed the #6 rank in our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving ranking.

Our most recent data shows that 416 of the 6,775 students enrolled at Florida Tech were GI Bill® students, of which 361 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $6,996. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Our rankings recognize Utah Valley University as the #8 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Orem, UVU is a public school with a very large student population.

Of the 40,936 students enrolled at UVU, 798 were GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 498 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $4,872. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Lewis University

Romeoville, IL

Lewis University earned the #9 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the large suburb of Romeoville, Lewis is a private not-for-profit college with a moderately-sized student population. In addition to being on our best for vets list, Lewis has also earned the #9 rank in our Best Colleges for Transportation & Materials Moving ranking.

Of the 6,437 students enrolled at Lewis, 277 were GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 239 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $11,834. During this same period, 51 students received scholarships through the Yellow Ribbon Program. Lewis does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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University of North Texas comes in at #10 in this year's ranking. Located in the midsize city of Denton, UNT is a public college with a very large student population.

Of the 40,953 students enrolled at UNT, 1,839 were GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 1,135 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $8,180. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Transportation & Materials Moving by Region

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Transportation & Materials Moving Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Air Transportation 4,848
Marine Transportation 493
Other Transportation & Materials Moving 2

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Majors Similar to Transportation & Materials Moving

Related Major Annual Graduates
Personal & Culinary Services 773
Mechanic & Repair Technologies 271
Construction Trades 174
Precision Production 39

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 25 schools only.

**GI Bill® student total 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)

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Alessandro Aceri.

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