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Schools in Florida Near Southern Command

Known as "The Gateway to the Americas," Miami, Florida, is an international hub for entertainment, education, media, music, fashion, film, and the performing arts. It's also the location of Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), one of 10 Unified Combatant Commands in the U.S. Department of Defense.

Fast facts about SOUTHCOM:

  • Size of base: 1,200 military and civilian personnel
  • Average temperature: 68-83 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Geography: Coastal and subtropical marshland

SOUTHCOM Education and Recreation

When it comes to recreational activities, the cultural Mecca boasts theaters, museums, performing arts centers, beautiful beaches, sport arenas, music and media events, and fashion shows. Unless you're an avid snowboarder, Miami has your off-duty hours covered. Soldiers at SOUTHCOM also have ample opportunities to further their educations, with approximately 65 colleges and universities providing higher education courses in Miami or online through institutions located in other states or countries.

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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.

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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