ArticleDurdella, Nathan R.This entry summarizes the demographics for veterans enrolled in undergraduate education, reviews the educational benefits available to veterans under the Post-9/11 GI Bill, and identifies some issues confronting today’s veterans with respect to their . . .
DissertationGrounded theory analysis of the development of support services for military service-connected students in public postsecondary educational institutions in Southern CaliforniaSantos, FranciscoMilitary-connected students (MCS) is a segment of the student body who bring with them unique characteristics and challenges. While the strict discipline, dedication, and mission-orientation of the military make MCS suitable to meet the demands of hig . . .
DissertationAccessing pathways and promising practices of California veterans: using the GI Bill in higher educationBatarseh, Yousef MousaIn 1947, veterans constituted 49% of college admissions (Department of Veterans Affairs [VA], 2013). As a result of the GI Bill in 1956, the U.S. labor market benefited from an additional 450,000 engineers, 238,000 school teachers, 91,000 scientists, . . .