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Military Times Ranks College of Business a 2016 Best for Vets Business School

2016 Cleveland State University Best Business Schools For VetsThe Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University has been ranked in Military Times’ 2016 Best for Vets: Business Schools listing. This is the first time Cleveland State University and the Monte Ahuja College of Business have been represented in this well-respected ranking.

The annual survey, now in its fourth year, assesses a business school’s complete offerings for veterans including veteran culture and curriculum, cost in the context of military and veteran benefits, overall veteran polices and publicly available outcome measures.

Military Times has long been the unofficial voice of the military; highly regarded by military personnel. To receive their acknowledgement is a prized validation of Cleveland State University and the Monte Ahuja College of Business’ commitment to the education of our veterans,” said retired United States Coast Guard Lieutenant Commander Bob Shields, coordinator of the Veteran Student Success Program at CSU.

Cleveland State University has been recognized as a Military Friendly School for the last six years, and its Online Accelerated MBA was ranked first in Ohio and number 38 in the nation in the 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Programs for Veterans.

“We are extremely honored to be recognized by Military Times as one of the best business schools for veterans,” said Dr. Richard Reed, Dean of the Monte Ahuja College of Business. “With their military-leadership abilities, and management skills and business education from CSU, our veterans are well prepared to enter the workforce and provide the region’s business leadership of the future.”

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