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Armed Forces College

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Armed Forces College

    Established: 1848/1964 Istanbul

    The Armed Forces College (Turkish: Silahlı Kuvvetler Akademisi), is an academic institution of the Turkish Armed Forces, founded in 1848. It was renamed the Armed Forces College in 1964, having previously been the Joint War ...

    Branch: Turkish Armed Forces

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You may also want to consider homes for troubled youth or boarding schools, or Christian boarding schools for boys, or schools for troubled teens, because military schools are generally not designed for troubled teens. Military schools offer young men the ability to develop academically, personally, and socially into a confident and prepared leader. But military schools are not always the right choice for every young man. While military schools offer structure, and academic and athletic discipline in a controlled and monitored environment, military school is not intended to act as a rehabilitation program. And military schools do not offer the type of behavior counseling support needed to properly rehabilitate troubled young men with criminal pasts who need to reform their belief systems and their conduct. Military schools are looking for young men who want to prepare themselves for a future in a collegiate, military, or professional setting.

Armed Forces College