Troy's Online Program Named One Of The Best For Veterans


By Sarah Cantey

 It's summer school at Troy University. It's also school for students from across the world who connect to university professors.

And the university is being recognized as one of best online universities. 
U.S. News and World Report ranks Troy number 20 on it's list of best online programs for veterans. That list is just for the southern region, but Troy University is known globally for being military-friendly. 
U.S. News and World Report considers factors like financial aid, tuition cost, faculty credentials,.and universities evaluation of each other. 
Vice Chancellor Global Campus Lance Tatum said, "It's important for a university to serve as a point of opportunity for individuals that are looking to move beyond their military service. And so we are proud of the fact that we can give a little bit of contribution to that transition part of their lives."
Veterans are also excited about the new Troy for Troops Center. It's a one stop shop on campus. Military affiliated students can go there for counseling, studying, and a place to make new friends. 
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