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We Won Gold in Military Friendly Schools

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With the Winter Olympics taking place, who won bronze, silver, or gold is on everyone’s mind. Winning gold is what every person strives for. It means you are the best of the best; that you have achieved greatness. Winning gold is the highest ranking that one can receive. That is why we are honored to have been ranked Gold by Military!

We do not take this Military Friendly Gold ranking lightly. Our Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families dedicates their time and resources to making sure that every military students time at Southern Miss is smooth and accessible. Whether you’re taking classes through Southern Miss on our Hattiesburg or Gulf Coast campus or your earning your degree online from across the globe, we are here to for you.

We are honored to serve those who deserve it the most. does not take their rankings lightly. They put their schools through formulaic, objective measurements that make sure all schools that receive a gold ranking truly meet their tough criteria. They are committed to serving the military community in a real, meaningful way.

We are proud of the effort our Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families and our dedicated faculty and staff gives to our military students. Our fully online degrees allow military students to earn their degrees no matter where they are stationed. We are here to serve you.

Southern Miss is proud to win a Gold ranking for Military Friendly Schools.

Military Friendly Gold

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