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The Complicated World of Higher Education for Troops and Veterans

The Complicated World of Higher Education for Troops and Veterans | SCUP Links | Scoop.it
With more than $10 billion being spent this year educating troops and veterans, the order has been given: help them graduate. But how?
Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s insight:

“'There is very little data as relates to persistence and completion for veterans,' said Bryan J. Cook, director of the Center for Policy Analysis at the American Council on Education. 'The primary source of data for all students is one that looks at a small sample of first-time, full-time students, a group which most veterans do not fall into.'

That may soon change."

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What is your campus doing for veterans? - SCUP's Planning for Higher Ed Mojo

The American Association of State Colleges and Universities recently completed a 2012 re-do of a survey first conducted in 2008. They survey found an increase in veteran support services.

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