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Schools in Louisiana Near Fort Polk

Fork Polk and the Joint Readiness Training Center are in west-central Louisiana, 45 miles from Alexandria. While 8,000 to 9,000 people reside on base, there are over 100,000 civilian employees, military retirees, reserve members, and rotation training troops also supported by Fort Polk. To meet the needs of its population, the base offers:

  • Day care, school, and youth services
  • Recreation center and library
  • Banks and a post office
  • Malls and shoppettes

For relaxation, you can see movies, play golf and tennis, pick up auto hobby, swim, fish, and camp.

Fort Polk Education

Fort Polk avidly supports its residents furthering their studies. In addition to a thriving Adult Education Center, there are schools offering classes at Fort Polk--colleges such as Central Michigan College, Central Texas College, Louisiana State University, and Northwestern State University.

Alexandria boasts many attractions for residents of Fort Polk. Some of them are the Alexandria Museum of Art, the Kisatachie National Forest, the Arna Bontemps African-American Museum, and the Coughlin Sanders Performing Arts Center.

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This list does not include all schools that accept GI Bill funding or VA Benefits. For a more complete list of schools, click here.

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Locations: Waco

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Locations: Arlington

Acquire the skills and knowledge every employer desires and prepare for a rewarding career in communications, writing, editing or teaching English. The LSUA 100% online Bachelor of Arts in English degree program provides you with a comprehensive education and thorough understanding of English principles, composition and literature. Courses feature studies in public speaking, drama, poetry, literary history and foreign language.

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The University of Rhode Island has grown from an agricultural school and agricultural experiment station to the community-committed university it is today—a place where ideas unleash potential and diversity incubates creativity.

 

Research, scholarship and creative work are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to enriching the lives of students by providing the distinctive educational opportunities of a major research university. Students, faculty, staff and alumni are united in one common purpose: to learn and lead together.

Programs: RN to BSN

Locations: Kingston

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This list does not include all schools that accept GI Bill funding or VA Benefits. For a more complete list of schools, click here.

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