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Indian River State College Veteran Services & Resources

Is Indian River State College a Good School for Veterans?

As someone with prior military experience, it's a good idea to check how well the school services veterans before signing those admission papers. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about Indian River State College veteran students. 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: Indian River State College G.I. Bill Information

Our Veterans Report on Indian River State College Includes:

How Does Indian River State College 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.

Indian River State College was ranked #734 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #37 in our Best for Vets in Florida ranking.

We also release our rankings by degree level so vets can see which schools are the best for the level of degree they want to pursue. The table below shows how Indian River State College fared in those rankings.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 205
Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 936

You may be more interested to see how particular majors at Indian River State College ranked compared to those at other schools. The table below shows those majors which received the highest rankings for vets. Click here to see a full list of majors. From here, you can dive down into different types of rankings once you select a major.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Automotive Engineering Technology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 9
Best Computer Graphics Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 15
Best Health Care Management Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 16
Best Construction Engineering Technology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 19
Best Construction Engineering Technology Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 19
Best Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 19
Best Other Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 19
Best Automotive Engineering Technology Colleges for Veterans 19
Best Fire Prevention & Safety Technology/Technician Associate Degree Colleges for Veterans 21
Best Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics & Special Effects Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 23

How Many Veterans Go to Indian River State College?

Colleges with a large veteran population are better equipped to support and accommodate those who have had military experience.

The VA reports that there are 539 G.I. Bill® students at Indian River State College. Since the total enrollment at the school is 15,236, approximately 3.54% of the students at Indian River State College are utilizing the GI Bill® to help pay for their education. Putting that into perspective, the Student Veterans of America estimates that about three-four percent of all college students in America are veterans.

Note, this figure includes all chapters of the GI Bill® program (e.g., Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill, Reserve Education Assistance Program, and Veteran Readiness and Employment). This does not include active-duty military personnel who are attending the college via Tuition Assistance. Therefore, the potential total military population could be larger than this.

Federal Veteran Programs at Indian River State College

Indian River State College participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
Principles of Excellence Yes
DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Yes
Eight Keys Yes

What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.

Career and Vocational Support
Accommodate Military Service Members and Reservists absent due to service requirements.
Align institutional refund policies with those under Title IV, which governs the administration of federal student financial aid programs.
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Benefits Support
Ensure accreditation of all new programs prior to enrolling students.
Will not use fraudulent or aggressive recruiting techniques and misrepresentations.
Provide students with a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program.
Counseling Support
Designate a point of contact to provide academic and financial advice.
Provide educational plans for all military and veteran education beneficiaries.
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

Does Indian River State College Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
If you have particular knowledge gained through life experience, Indian River State College may offer offer credit for that. Check with the school for more details.

Indian River State College might grant college credit to those who have completed specialized military training. Contact the school to find out more about the particulars.

Indian River State College Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Implied No Air Force ROTC
Implied No Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are not available at Indian River State College.

Complaints to the VA About Indian River State College

Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.

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