Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC's) function in cooperation with the Department of Defense and the Military Services including the National Guard and the Coast Guard to help meet the voluntary higher education needs of Service members.
To achieve its objectives, SOC is founded on principles and criteria agreed to by the SOC Advisory Board. Institutional members of SOC pledge themselves to support the SOC Principles and Criteria.
The principles and criteria most useful to Servicemembers include:
For more information visit http://www.soc.aascu.org/ or contact the SOC college in your area and ask to speak to the SOC Institutional Representative or SOC Counselor.