NYARNG Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

NYS DMNA Education Services Find the Right Program Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

A consortium of colleges that are more likely to award credit for military learning experiences

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.

The SOC Principles and Criteria:

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.

© NYS DMNA: Education Services: Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Latest Update: 6 Apr 07
URL: http://dmna.ny.gov/education/htm/soc.htm