Teachers College at Columbia University Veteran Services & Resources
Is Teachers College at Columbia University 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. So we've gathered facts about Teachers College at Columbia University veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. 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: Teachers College at Columbia University G.I. Bill Information
Our Veterans Report on Teachers College Includes:
How Does Teachers College Rank for Veterans?
College Factual publishes its Best Schools for Veterans ranking on an annual basis. This list identifies colleges and universities that support veterans as they pursue their education.
Teachers College at Columbia University was ranked #2,210 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #145 in our Best for Vets in New York 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 Teachers College fared in those rankings.
|Best Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,189|
|Best Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||700|
How Many Veterans Go to Teachers 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 30 G.I. Bill® students at Teachers College. The school has a total enrollment of 4,547 students. This means that around 0.66% of students are using the GI Bill® to help them afford 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.
Does Teachers College Give Credit for Military Training?
Unfortunately, Teachers College does not offer credit for military training.
Teachers College Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About Teachers College
Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
More about our data sources and methodologies.