The State Approving Agency (SAA), established by an act of congress in 1948, ensures Veterans & eligible dependents may use the GI Bill® educational entitlement at approved educational and training facilities. The basic guidelines establishing SAA program approval criteria is derived from Title 38 Code of Federal Regulations, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Regulations.
Our Mission: To assess, inspect, approve, and supervise educational programs offered by qualified institutions of higher learning, training establishments and licensing and certification agencies.
- Approve Education and Training Programs
- Conduct compliance surveys
- Provide technical assistance
- Conduct outreach
- Liaise with stakeholders
- VA contract compliance
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.