VERMILLION, S.D. -- When it comes to Veterans seeking a business degree, the University of South is a perfect fit, according to Military Times, which named USD’s Beacom School of Business a “Best for Vets: Business Schools” in its 2014 rankings.
Military Times, an organization comprising Army Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times and Marine Corps Times, named USD’s Beacom School of Business as one of the top 30 schools in the nation to attend. Many services USD provides for military and veteran students were considered in the ranking, including services provided through the Student Veteran Resource Center (SVRC). The center provides resources to military and Veteran students such as: free printing, counseling, tutoring, and library resources, just to name a few. For a full list of resources please visit http://www.usd.edu/militaryandveteranstudents.
Military Times says about 140 colleges and universities participated in the detailed, nearly 80-question survey, which delved into school culture, student support, academic outcomes and quality, academic policies, and cost and financial aid. School prestige, military-related culture, size, location, and Veteran services are just a few of the criteria looked at by Military Times in addition to the surveyed questions.
For more information about Best for Vets: Business Schools as well as links to the methodology and rankings, please visit www.militarytimes.com/bestforvets-bizschools2014. The rankings are published in full in the March issue of Military Times EDGE magazine, the premier publication for military transition, and online at MilitaryTimes.com, as well as ArmyTimes.com, NavyTimes.com, AirForceTimes.com and MarineCorpsTimes.com.
Military Times’ series of Best for Vets survey-based rankings include: Colleges, Career & Technical Colleges, Business Schools, Franchises, Employers and Law Enforcement.