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College Advice for Active-Duty Military & Veterans

Northeastern University is committed to helping active-duty military servicemembers and veterans advance their education and seamlessly transition to the next stage in their careers. The articles, tips, and advice below will help you prepare to complete your bachelor’s degree. Explore these resources to learn more about topics like your education benefits, tuition assistance and financial aid, earning credits for military experience, transitioning to civilian life, and much more.

What is the Yellow Ribbon Program?
Many veterans have questions about the GI Bill's Yellow Ribbon Program. Learn more about the program, its benefits, and how to apply. More
April 15, 2020
10 Best Jobs After the Military
For servicemembers looking to transition into the civilian workforce, here’s a look at 10 of the top jobs hiring veterans. More
April 9, 2020
The Top College Degrees for Military Students
Military students who obtain a bachelor’s degree have an advantage in the workplace. Here are a few important considerations when selecting a program major. More
March 29, 2019
How to Determine if A College is "Military-Friendly"
Here are four signs that a college offers programs to prepare veterans and servicemembers for careers after the military. More
March 13, 2019
Top 10 Transferable Military Skills to List on Your Resumé
Transitioning from the military to a civilian job? Here are 10 transferable skills you can list on your civilian resumé to market yourself to employers. More
March 11, 2019