Central Arizona College Earns 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Spouse School Designation
Central Arizona College has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Spouse Schools designation.
Institutions earning the Military Spouse Friendly® School designation were evaluated using public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. Over 1,200 schools participated in the 2021-2022 survey, with 747 schools earning the designation as a Military Friendly School, of which 194 were selected for the Military Spouse Friendly Schools list. Central Arizona College is recognized for their leading practices, outcomes, and effective programing for Military Spouses.
Methodology, criteria, and weightings were determined by Viqtory with input from the Military Friendly® Advisory Council of independent leaders in the higher education and military recruitment community.
“Military Friendly® is committed to transparency and providing consistent data-driven standards in our designation process. This creates a competitive atmosphere that encourages colleges to evolve and invest in their programs consistently and with purpose. Schools who achieve designation show true commitment and dedication in their efforts. Our standards assist schools by providing a benchmark that promotes positive educational outcomes, resources, and support services. Focusing on the betterment of the educational landscape and providing positive outcomes and economic opportunity for the Military Community,” explained Kayla Lopez, National Director of Military Partnerships, Military Friendly®.
CAC will be recognized and celebrated in Military Spouse Magazine’s® May issue in a special feature listing on www.militaryfriendly.com.
Elizabeth Barrett, CAC Military & Veteran’s Services School Certifying Official stated, “It is a special honor to be named a 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Spouse School. This is the first time CAC has received this recognition.” She added, “It is a testament to the College’s dedication to not only providing military and veteran students with successful career paths but also assisting their spouses in meeting their educational goals.”
The Military Friendly® Schools list is created each year based on extensive research using public data sources for more than 8,800 schools nationwide, input from student veterans, and responses to the proprietary, data-driven Military Friendly® Schools survey from participating institutions. The survey questions, methodology, criteria and weighting were developed with the assistance of an independent research firm and an advisory council of educators and employers. The survey is administered for free and is open to all postsecondary schools that wish to participate. Criteria for consideration can be found at www.militaryfriendly.com.
Founded in 2001, VIQTORY is a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) that connects the military community to civilian employment, educational and entrepreneurial opportunities through its G.I. Jobs® and Military Friendly® brands. VIQTORY and its brands are not a part of or endorsed by the U.S. Dept. of Defense or any federal government entity. Learn more about VIQTORY at www.viqtory.com.