Texas program offers college credit for mlitary experience

Matt Zalaznick's picture
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Good news for some military veterans… as a part of the College Credit for Heroes (CCH) program, service to your country can now translate into college credit hours.

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has teamed up with a number of Texas community colleges to that have created a set of standards that equates military and training experience into college and certification credits.

“This is something that allows us to standardize experience for veterans and give them college credit for that experience; giving them a leg up really in getting a certification, on the way to a career,” explained TWC spokeswoman Lisa Givens.

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