Barnard College

Barnard College Veteran Services & Resources

Is Barnard College a Good School for Veterans?

Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. We've assembled this Barnard College veteran's report to help you in your research. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Barnard College G.I. Bill Information

Our Veterans Report on Barnard Includes:

How Does Barnard Rank for Veterans?

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Each year, College Factual releases its Best Schools for Veterans ranking to highlight those colleges and universities that do a great job of supporting veterans while they continue their education.

Barnard College was ranked #2,045 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #134 in our Best for Vets in New York ranking.

In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. The table below shows how Barnard fared in those rankings.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 1,366

You can also see how specific majors at Barnard fared when compared to the same major at other schools. Below, you'll find a list of majors which received the best rankings for vets. Find a full list of majors here. Once you select a major, you'll be able to see links to the rankings available for that major.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Cell Physiology Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 1
Best Slavic Studies Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 2
Best Slavic Studies Colleges for Veterans 2
Best French Studies Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 8
Best Cell Physiology Colleges for Veterans 8
Best French Studies Colleges for Veterans 11
Best African Studies Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 12
Best Ancient Studies/Civilization Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 16
Best African Studies Colleges for Veterans 16
Best Ancient Studies/Civilization Colleges for Veterans 17

How Many Veterans Go to Barnard?

An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.

According to the VA, there are 12 G.I. Bill® students at Barnard. Since the total enrollment at the school is 2,744, approximately 0.44% of the students at Barnard are utilizing the GI Bill® to help pay for their education. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.

This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.

Does Barnard Give Credit for Military Training?

Implied No Credit for Life Experience
NO Credit for Military Training
At this time, Barnard does not offer college credit for life experience.

Unfortunately, Barnard does not offer credit for military training.

Barnard Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Yes Air Force ROTC
Yes Army ROTC
Yes Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are available at Barnard for the following armed services:

  • Air Force
  • Army
  • Navy

Complaints to the VA About Barnard

There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.


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