Tennessee Colleges Use $760,000 Grants for Military and VeteransJuly 13, 2017 | :
by Adam Tamburin
Tennessee is pouring more than $760,000 into one of the most persistent problems facing military veterans going to college: finding a way to translate their experience on the battlefield into course credits.
Colleges have long sought to help veterans hit the ground running with early college credits for their experience. But officials acknowledge the current system includes long and cumbersome evaluation processes that vary from college to college.