This is the first webinar of the Sloan-C Webinar Series 2014: Increasing Online Student Success & Retention for Veterans, Servicemembers & Military Family Members
This Executive Panel focuses on current and pending federal regulations and policies relating to Veterans, Servicemembers, and Military Family Members. Speakers include specialists from the Department of Defense, American Public University, and University of Maryland University College. Presenters will identify and discuss critical issues that higher education institutions should be addressing. Panel members will discuss critical topics relating to the Post 9/11 Bill, tuition assistance and reimbursement, use of prior learning assessment through the Joint Services Transcript and college level exam programs, national retention and graduation rates, and compliance. Recommendations and resources will be shared for developing infrastructures that support student success and retention for Veterans, Servicemembers, and Military Family Members in online education programs. The last part of the webinar will be open to questions from attendees.