Report: Graduation Rates Under GI Bill Are Poor - Diverse Military


Higher Education News and Jobs

Report: Graduation Rates Under GI Bill Are Poor



by Pat Donachie

Colleges and universities often benefit from GI Bill funding that supports the enrollment of military veterans, but many of those veterans do not graduate from these educational institutions with degrees, according to The Hechinger Report.

An average of only 15% of full-time student veterans receiving benefits from GI Bill funding graduated from community colleges with a two-year degree in 2014, and part-time graduation was at 7% — though both were below the national average for non-veterans.

Read More