ACE Featured Content for Topic Group: Military Students and Veterans all of the Military Students and Veterans News from ACEen-usCopyright , American Council on Educationdonotreply@ace.eduFri, 27 Nov 2015 02:13:46 -0600ACE News Feeds 1.0 Featured Content for Topic Group: Military Students and Veterans GuideThe ACE Military Guide presents ACE recommendations for formal courses and occupations offered by all branches of the military. All recommendations are based on ACE reviews conducted by college and university faculty members who are actively teaching in the areas they review. New courses and occupations are continually being evaluated by ACE, and these entries are added on a daily basis. The Guide includes all evaluated courses and occupations from 1954 to the present. for Veteran Friendly InstitutionsA collaborative online resource, the toolkit is designed to help institutions of higher education build effective programs for veteran students and share information. It highlights a variety of best practices including veteran-specific orientation, on-campus veteran service centers, prospective student outreach efforts, faculty training, and counseling and psychological services for veteran students. for Military PersonnelACE provides quality assurance and policy guidance for the Joint Services Transcript (JST) used by the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard. More than 2,300 colleges and universities recognize these transcripts as official documentation of military training and experiences and applicable ACE credit recommendations. Guide: Understanding Your Military Transcript and ACE Credit RecommendationsThis guide is designed to help service members and veterans obtain college credit for their military training and experiences. on Military-Connected StudentsACE's Veterans' Programs conducts empirical research that leads to a greater knowledge base focused on informing research, policy, and practice. We believe it is an honor to study how student veterans and other military-connected individuals access and succeed in higher education. Member and Veteran Academic Advising SummitThis two-day event brought together experts in the areas of military student populations, admissions and academic advising, veteran employment and transition assistance. The goal of the summit was to build a strategy for further assisting service members and veterans in the college application and acceptance process. for Colleges and UniversitiesACE can help colleges and universities attract adult learners, translate their prior learning experiences into college credit, and move them towards degree completion. Institution Counseling Center ProgramThis program provides free training to college and university mental health counseling centers throughout the country on how to better address issues such as post-traumatic stress and suicide prevention in their work treating students.