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ABAC Named a Top Military-Friendly College

December 19, 2016

Military Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College recognition as a Top School in the 2017 Military Advanced Education and Transition for the fourth year in a row.  ABAC has also been named a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media for a second time.

MAE’s Guide provides potential students with information about institutions that give back to our men and women in uniform. The Guide is released in print and available online at

“Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is honored to again receive these military accolades,” said Veterans Affairs Certifying Official and Student Veterans Organization Advisor Jessica Swords.  “Our military and veteran students have served our country, and now we are privileged to serve them through assisting in their educational success.

“The addition of the Freedom Gallery this year only helps to illustrate our commitment to veterans and military members, as well as their families.  The increase in military-related students this year, partnered with the increased participation within our Student Veterans Organization demonstrates that our efforts are having a positive impact.”

Military Advanced Education ( serves educational service officers and transition officers at every U.S. military installation, along with the service members they counsel.  Published 10 times a year, MAE’s editorial coverage includes exclusive interviews with military executive leadership, educators, and members of Congress; best practices; career and transition spotlights, service member, school, and program profiles; and periodic special reports. KMI Media Group, Inc. ( is the leading independent publisher of targeted information about military requirements, technologies and operations. Serving as a unique forum for senior military and Department of Defense leadership, KMI focuses on distinct and essential communities within the defense market.

Victory Media is the leading trademarked program that targets and grades colleges and companies nationwide, helping veterans and military families make knowledgeable decisions about education and career opportunities. Its aim is to benchmark and identify the institutions which have programs and procedures that lead to positive outcomes.

The Military Friendly® ratings and resources were developed through more than a decade of proprietary research.  This service provides active and retired military with the transparent, accurate information needed to make decisions about civilian careers and educational opportunities.

For more information, interested persons can visit ABAC at or for online access to the 2017 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges and Universities.
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