06/26/2012 09:17 am ET

Best Colleges For Veterans Based On Schools' Military Services Rankings

Veterans looking to attend college next fall should pick up an application to one of these schools.

Nearly 60 schools have been identified by Military Times Edge as being the best schools for servicemen based on a survey of 500 veterans who listed off the most important schools services in their eyes. The veterans stressed the significance of colleges possessing academic accreditation, central veterans' offices and staff knowledgeable on veterans' issues, and as a result, this list prioritized those aspects too.

All of the schools that made the list are accredited, and each of the schools in the 60 offer a mix of the programs and cost

Here is a slideshow of the top 20 schools that as of last year, veterans should be keeping an eye on:

Best Colleges For Veterans