For the third straight year, MSOE has been named a Top Military-Friendly University by “Military Advanced Education” (MAE) in its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities. The guide provides potential students with information about institutions that go out of their way to give back to our men and women in uniform.
Among the attributes considered in evaluating institutions for inclusion in the Guide are the flexibility of learning options, extent of transfer credits accepted by degree level, on-campus ROTC, Servicemember Opportunity Colleges (SOC) participation, on-campus active duty/veteran assistance, the support provided to the families of servicemembers, faculty trained in veteran reintegration issues, presence on military installations, and full-time counselors trained in veteran-specific mental health concerns, to name but a few.
MSOE is an independent, non-profit university with about 2,600 students that was founded in 1903. MSOE offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering, business, mathematics and nursing. The university has a national academic reputation; longstanding ties to business and industry; dedicated professors with real-world experience; a 96% placement rate; and the highest average starting and mid-career salaries of any Wisconsin university according to PayScale Inc. MSOE graduates are well-rounded, technologically experienced and highly productive professionals and leaders.