Rio Salado College has been selected by G.I. Jobs magazine as a "Military Friendly School" three years in a row because of the college's dedication to providing military veterans with a quality education.
By earning this designation, Rio Salado is among the top 15 percent of schools in the nation and will be recommended by the magazine as a quality school for veterans to attend
Rio Salado College is a Maricopa Community College. The District is one of the largest community college systems in the United States. From the beginning, Rio Salado has often been the first to offer a new service or educational program. Rio Salado now offers more than 200 Internet courses and a broad range of student services such as registration, tutoring, academic advising, library services and counseling online.
Rio Salado is a participating institution in the eArmyU program as well as an educational partner with the Army National Guard Institute, the Coast Guard Institute and is also a Servicemembers Opportunity College. Rio Salado's Military Education Program is managed by staff with extensive military experience who understand the needs of the military student. Thousands of military personnel have selected Rio Salado College as their education provider.