A&M System to Become More "Military Friendly"

By: Kristen Ross Email
By: Kristen Ross Email

Texas A&M is looking to become more "military friendly."

The A&M system has announced plans to offer more online classes, easy credit transfers, and distance learning options for active duty military, veterans, and even their families.

The system hopes to achieve a "military friendly" designation based on standards the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges has created by April of 2009. Just in time for the new GI Bill benefits that start in August.

Currently 1700 schools, colleges, and universities have the designation.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 35415654 - kbtx.com/a?a=35415654
Gray Television, Inc.