LCCC Earns 2016 Military Friendly School Designation  

published Monday, November 16, 2015

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has been named to the 2016 Military Friendly Schools® list. Over 1,400 schools earned this year’s distinct Military Friendly® Schools designation. These higher-education institutions have been recognized for exhibiting leading practices in recruiting and supporting post-military students.

Schools on the Military Friendly Schools list also offer additional benefits to student veterans such as on-campus veterans programs, credit for service, military spouse programs and more. Criteria for making the Military Friendly Schools list included efforts to recruit and retain military and veteran students, results in recruiting military and veteran students and academic accreditations.

More than 300 LCCC students are veterans. The college operates veterans lounges on both the Schnecksville and Tamaqua campuses and supports an active veterans student club.

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