Helping Service Members FinishMay 26, 2017 | :
by Jonathan Smith, Georgia State University
Every year, over half a million military service members and veterans enroll in undergraduate institutions. Only about half leave with a certificate or degree.
Getting a college degree can help graduates get jobs and earn higher wages, but veterans and active military service members may face obstacles on their way to degree completion. Along with their studies, they often commit time to family, work and military service.