DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Veteran education programs. Requires each state educational institution to establish a combat to college program (program). Requires a state educational institution to: (1) provide a centralized location for admissions, registration, and financial administration services for veteran students; (2) provide reasonable fitness facility accommodations for veteran students who are disabled; (3) develop programs to provide academic and career counseling specifically designed for veteran students; (4) develop programs to provide access to counseling services or resources to veteran students who are disabled or suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder; and (5) develop job search assistance programs designed for veteran students. Requires each state educational institution to designate a program coordinator. Requires a state educational institution to establish a hiring preference policy favoring veteran students. Requires a state educational institution to provide postsecondary credit for military training if the American Council of Education recommends that postsecondary credit should be provided for the military training.