Sept. 9, 2010
Webster University Recognized Nationally as 'Military Friendly School'
G.I Jobs magazine has announced the release of its 2011 list of Military Friendly Schools. Webster University received the highest honor being named as one of the top 15 percent of all U.S. colleges, universities and trade schools which are doing the most to embrace America’s veterans as students.
"Webster University continues our long-standing tradition of welcoming both active duty military and veterans to our worldwide network of campuses and to our online degree opportunities," said Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble. "Since we first opened a campus on a military base 36 years ago, we have grown in our commitment to serving military students’ graduate-level education needs. It is our intention to serve as a first choice institution for these students."
Webster University joins other 2011 Military Friendly Schools including American University, Arizona State University, Auburn University, Ball State University, California State University (multiple campuses), Carnegie Mellon University, Columbia University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Florida State University, Indiana State University, Kansas State University, Ohio State University (multiple campuses), Rutgers University, Seton Hall University, Texas A&M University, University of Akron, University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, University of Maryland University College, University of Michigan (multiple campuses), University of Mississippi, University of North Carolina (multiple campuses), University of Wisconsin (multiple campuses) Vanderbilt University and Washington University in St. Louis.
A complete list of the 2011 Military Friendly Schools can be found at www.militaryfriendlyschools.com/2011list.