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Veterans Face Uphill Fight Getting College Credit for Military Training | TIME

Veterans Face Uphill Fight Getting College Credit for Military Training | TIME

One vet operated a nuclear reactor yet was asked to take introductory physics

Steve Mayou was dumbfounded when he was told he’d have to take courses in introductory physics and basic math on his path to a bachelor’s degree in sustainable building science and technology. Over a 14-year career in the Navy, Mayou had already worked as a nuclear reactor operator on three submarines. Yet just about the only thing his college offered in exchange for that experience was one credit for physical education.

Source: Veterans Face Uphill Fight Getting College Credit for Military Training | TIME