Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) November 2, 2010
Military Edge, an organization that connects military veterans with job opportunities, has ranked Liberty University Online #9 out of 100 colleges and universities, on their list of the of the Best Universities for Veterans, for 2010. Prior to this ranking, Liberty University Online has ranked numerous times as one of the most military friendly schools for the years of 2009 and 2010.
With more than 50,000 students enrolled into Liberty University’s online programs, one-third of those students represent the United States military, making online military enrollment the highest Liberty University has ever seen. Military students enrolled into Liberty University’s online programs have access to generous benefits such as tuition assistance, fee waivers, and scholarship opportunities, as well as a dedicated military office to support our service members and their spouses.
"Our servicemen and -women deserve the opportunity and aid for a smooth transition back into civilian life. After putting their education on pause to defend our country, they ought to have a strong educational base to build on. That's why Liberty University makes such a strong effort to assist military personnel in accessing higher education", says the Chancellor of Liberty University Jerry Falwell, Jr.
Established in 1971, Liberty University pioneered distance education in 1985, and it is now the largest and fastest-growing Christian university in the world. Today, Liberty University Online has the highest retention and graduation rates among top online universities. Liberty University Online offers more than 45 accredited degree programs, from Associate to Doctoral, and 100 areas of specialization, all taught from a Christian perspective. For more information please contact our Director of Online Marketing, Wendy Morales, at wmorales(at)liberty(dot)edu.