Top 10 Military Friendly Employers
At Touro University Worldwide (TUW), we provide an affordable and flexible education that helps members of the U.S. military meet their personal and professional goals after their military service. We honor your service to our country by making it easier for military service members like you—active duty as well as veterans—to earn a college degree while keeping up with a busy life. As part of our commitment to support our military students, we want to give you the resources you need to get hired after graduation by a company that recognizes and values your military service.
Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs, annually releases a list of the top 100 military friendly employers on its website, MilitaryFriendly.com. They rank companies based on a survey of more than 100 questions that assesses each business’ long-term commitment to hiring individuals with prior military service. It also evaluates each company’s recruiting, hiring efforts and results, policies for Reserve and National Guard members called to active duty, military spouse programs and the availability of special military recruitment programs. We’ve profiled the top 10 companies on their list so that you know what some of your employment options are after completing an online degree with TUW.
Military Friendly Employers
USAA provides a range of highly competitive financial products and services to the military community and their families. USAA’s mission is to facilitate the financial security of its members, associates and their families. It offers auto, property and life insurance, as well as banking, investments options, retirement products, real estate services and shopping discounts to members.
Union Pacific Corporation is one of America’s leading transportation companies. Its main operating company is Union Pacific Railroad, which covers 23 states across the western two-thirds of the U.S. It employs around 45,000 people and owns 8,300 locomotives. Union Pacific was created in 1862 and has been delivering products across the country for more than 150 years.
Verizon Communication is the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S. It is also America’s first nationwide broadband network. Verizon offers innovative solutions that improve how people interact with the mobile landscape to advance both quality and accessibility. Verizon has 72,000 employees and an annual revenue of around $81 billion.
CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries make up one of the nation’s leading transportation suppliers. Its rail and intermodal business provides rail-based transportation services, including traditional rail service and the transport of intermodal containers and trailers. The CSX Transportation network has track in 23 states as well as the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. Nearly two-thirds of Americans live within CSX’s service territory.
ManTech International Corporation is a multi-billion-dollar company that serves the government in defense, intelligence, law enforcement, science, administration and other fields. Its main purpose is to deliver upcoming information technology and technical services to various members of the federal government. ManTech supports more than 50 government agencies under 1,000 active contracts.
Combined Insurance is a global provider of supplemental insurance, including accident, life and critical care coverage insurance. Combined Insurance operates in North America, Latin America, Europe and the Pacific. It also has agents in every state.
Booz Allen Hamilton is a management consulting firm that provides management, technology and security services to civilian government agencies. In addition to offering civil and commercial services, the company is also a security and defense contractor to defense and intelligence agencies. Their services include strategic planning, human capital and learning, communications, operational improvement, information technology work, systems engineering, organizational change efforts, modeling and simulation, program management and economic business analysis.
Southern Company is one of the largest energy companies serving the Southeastern U.S. It is a leading producer of clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity. Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states and is a licensed operator of three nuclear generating plants. The Southern Company brands are known for energy innovation, high reliability and retail electric prices that are below the national average.
AlliedBarton Security Services is the largest American-owned security officer services company. It specializes in markets such as chemical and petrochemical, colleges and universities, commercial real estate, defense and aerospace, healthcare as well as transportation. It has more than 55,000 employees and 120 regional and district offices located across the U.S.
Schneider National provides truckload, logistics and intermodal services. Schneider National’s transportation solutions include van truckload, dedicated, regional, bulk, intermodal, brokerage, supply chain management and port logistics services. It provides these services throughout North America and China.
TUW and You
Touro is committed to meeting the unique needs of military students and their families. Our goal is to help you graduate and pursue a meaningful and successful career after the military. Visit our military benefits page for more information.