Shippensburg University is a Military Friendly® School for the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Cycle. According to Military Friendly® the designation sets a “standard that measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefit for the military community.”

“It is an honor to receive this designation, but an even greater honor to serve and support the military community at Shippensburg University. Through a variety of programs and assistant-based services we work to make their success our priority,” said Kyle Miller, director of Veteran Services.

Ship is one of only 747 schools from across the nation to earn the prestigious designation. Schools are assessed through the evaluation of both public data about each institution and data gathered through a survey. The assessment focuses on several categories including academic policies, student retention and support and graduation and career outcomes.

“Military Friendly® is committed to transparency and providing consistent data driven standards in our designation process. This creates a competitive atmosphere that encourages colleges to consistently evolve and invest in their programs. Schools who achieve designation show true commitment and dedication in their efforts. Our standards assist schools by providing a benchmark that promotes positive educational outcomes, resources, and support services that better the educational landscape and provide opportunity for the Military Community,” Kayla Lopez, national director of Military Partnerships, Military Friendly®.

Learn more about Veteran Services at Shippensburg University.


Shippensburg University’s 2021 Rankings include:

  • Top Military Friendly School by Viqtory Media
  • US News & World Report (Regional Universities North)
    • #25 Top Public Schools
    • Best Value Schools
    • Best Online MBA Programs
    • Best College for Veterans
    • Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans
  • Top Guard Friendly School by The Pennsylvania National Guard Associations (PNGAS)
  • Nationally Top-Ranked Degrees
    • #2 Supply Chain Management
    • #5 Marketing
    • #7 Journalism
    • # 14 Software Engineering
    • #12 Business
    • #23 Finance
  • Best Business Schools by The Princeton Review (Grove College)
  • FORTUNE Magazine Best Online MBA Program