2022-23 Military Friendly® Schools Report Released
The 2022-23 Military Friendly® School rankings are out!
Why are designations like Military Friendly® important?
For service members and their families, The Military Friendly® Schools designation provides a transparent rating for post-military education and career opportunities. It’s a tool they can use to easily recognize schools actively working to provide programs and meet standards.
How does VIQTORY select their Military Friendly® schools?
VIQTORY Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM and Military Spouse, selects Military Friendly® institutionsusing methodology within 6 different categories and input from an advisory council of independent leaders in the higher education and military recruitment community. Schools earning the Military Friendly® School designation are evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey.
How are institutions rated?
Final ratings are determined by combining the school’s survey scores with the assessment of the institution’s ability to meet thresholds for:
- Job Placement
- Loan Repayment
- Persistence (Degree Advancement or Transfer)
- Loan Default rates for all students, specifically student veterans
- Student Retention
How many schools participate each year?
More than 1,800 schools participated in the 2022-2023 survey, with 665 earning special awards.
What does being Military Friendly® mean to ATI?
The Military Friendly® list is designed to offer military-connected students a comprehensive resource to help them decide how to use their veteran education benefits. At ATI, our students learn by doing, just like in the military, and our hands-on instruction helps reinforce what’s learned in the classroom. We are dedicated to helping our help them earn the education needed to work in the automotive, HVAC, welding and commercial driving professions.