Clarke Again Named Military Friendly School
Clarke University has again been named a Military Friendly® School for 2015 by Victory Media. Now in its sixth year, the 2015 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus and after graduation. Clarke’s dedication to service men and women is reflected in the many services that are provided, including tuition discounts, flexible military leave and acceptance of military transfer credit based upon the standards of the American Council on Education for military training and previous college coursework. For a complete list of benefits offered by Clarke to service men and women visit www.clarke.edu/veterans.Military Friendly® provides service members transparent, data-driven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities. The methodology used for making the Military Friendly® Schools list has changed the student veteran landscape to one much more transparent, and has played a significant role over the past six years in capturing and advancing best practices to support military students across the country. The Military Friendly® Schools media and website, found at www.militaryfriendlyschools.com, feature the list, interactive tools and search functionality to help military students find the best school to suit their unique needs and preferences.Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40 undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in the country.For more information, contact the Clarke University Marketing and Communication Office at (563)588-6318.