California Southern University Awarded Gold-Level Military Friendly School

Dec 27, 2016 by University Communications

California Southern University top Military FriendlyCalifornia Southern University has been named a Gold-level Military Friendly® School Award recipient in the category of Online Universities for 2017. This award comes with CalSouthern’s recognition of being one of the top 10 Military Friendly® online universities.

Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, published its special awards for 2017 Military Friendly® Schools at For more than a decade, Military Friendly® ratings have set the standard for companies and colleges demonstrating positive education outcomes for veterans and their families.

“All of our Military Friendly® award recipients set the standard for excellence,” said Daniel Nichols, Chief Product Officer of Victory Media and head of Military Friendly® development. “They offer exceptional examples of what it means not just to build a program that meets federal requirements, but one that serves the military and veteran community from classrooms to careers.”

“Receiving the designation as one of the top 10 Military Friendly® online universities is definitely an honor for California Southern University,” says Brett O’Rourke, Military Program Administrator at CalSouthern. “We take great pride in treating our active duty and veteran learners with the highest level of customer service and the respect that they deserve and have earned through their military service. Kurt Irons, our School Certifying Official, and I are extremely proud of earning this designation.”

Founded in 1978, California Southern University is a premier, online university offering accredited online degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels in business, law, and psychology to an international student body, utilizing a proprietary online learning system.

The goal of CalSouthern’s Military  Department is to provide the highest level of service to all military learners. The university’s hope is to make the process of using their education benefits as easy as possible. We also recognize the importance of the smooth administration of the benefits for our learners because it allows them to concentrate on their respective programs and gives them the best chance to succeed.

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