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Education Benefits:

The Education Service administers the following benefit programs. We are also including documents and forms which will aid school officials, veterans and dependents. We trust you will find what you are looking for in our program descriptions. If you need additional assistance, please call the VA Education Office's toll-free number 1-888-GI-BILL-1 (1-888-442-4551) to speak with a Veterans Benefits Counselor.

Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty (MGIB-AD) General Information

The MGIB program provides up to 36 months of education benefits. This benefit may be used for degree and certificate programs, flight training, apprenticeship/on-the-job training and correspondence courses. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances. Generally, benefits are payable for 10 years following your release from active duty. This program is also commonly known as Chapter 30.
Check the "Payment Rates" area for current rates of payment.

Forms  http://www.gibill.va.gov/GI_Bill_Info/education_forms.htm
This area has common VA forms and related forms available for you to print. Visit this area to see what's there or contact our toll-free number 1-888-GI-BILL-1 (1-888-442-4551) to request Education forms.

Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR) General

The MGIB-SR program may be available to you if you are a member of the Selected Reserve. The Selected Reserve includes the Army Reserve, Navy Reserve, Air Force Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve and Coast Guard Reserve, and the Army National Guard and the Air National Guard. This benefit may be used for degree and certificate programs, flight training, apprenticeship/on-the-job training and correspondence courses. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances. Check the "Payment Rates" area for current rates of payment.

Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP) General Information

VEAP is available if you first entered active duty between January 1, 1977 and June 30, 1985 and you elected to make contributions from your military pay to participate in this education benefit program. Your contributions are matched on a $2 for $1 basis by the Government. This benefit may be used for degree and certificate programs, flight training, apprenticeship/on-the-job training and correspondence courses. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances.

Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program (DEA) General Information

DEA provides education and training opportunities to eligible dependents of veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition, or who died while on active duty or as a result of a service related condition.. The program offers up to 45 months of education benefits. These benefits may be used for degree and certificate programs, apprenticeship, and on-the-job training. If you are a spouse, you may take a correspondence course. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances. Check the "Payment Rates" area for current rates of payment.
 

Military Web Sites

These sites are maintained by the U.S. Military and the Department of Transportation at the Department Level. We are not making any attempt to link to individual military units at this time.

 

State Veteran's Benefits and Departments of Higher Education

The following sites are maintained at the State level and provide information on specific State Veteran, Reservist, or National Guard benefits or programs.

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Financial Aid

Miscellaneous & Employment
  • American Council on Education - ACE evaluation teams provide clear guidelines to interpret and recommend credit for formal service-school courses, demonstrated proficiency in military occupations, and college-level tests.
  • Graduate Record Examinations - This site is the Graduate Record Exam Online. Topics include Financial Aid, Sample Test Questions, Practice And Reference Materials, and other related information.
  • America's Job Bank - Connecting People & Jobs Nationwide. Post your resume to reach employers nationwide.
  • America's Learning Exchange - An Online Resource for Education and Training.
  • America's Career Info Net - Information source for Career Decisions,  National and state-by-state labor market data. Employment trends, wages and more.
  • Department of Labor - Veterans Employment and Training Services. A site designed to make it easier for veterans to obtain civilian job credentials based on military training and experience.  A "MUST SEE" site.
  • Veterans Upward Bound Program - This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and provides free academic services designed to help prepare veterans to enter or re-enter a post-secondary program of study.
Useful Links

http://www.hrc.army.mil
Army Continuing Education System (ACES )

http://www.earmyu.com/
Army University Access Online

http://www.gibill.va.gov
GI Bill

http://aarts.army.mil/
Army Transcript Service (AARTS)

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SETS: Best and Promising Practices

http://nationalsciencecenter.org/
The National Science Center

http://education.umn.edu/nceo/TopicAreas/Graduation/StatesGrad.htm
High School Graduation Requirements

Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Website: School Information Resources for a Talented, Motivated & Mobile Military Community

LD Online: An interactive guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and children.

Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC): Supporting the Educational Needs of Children from all Military Families

Military Impacted Schools Association (MISA)

National Association of Federally Impacted Schools (NAFIS)

National PTA: The National PTA is the largest volunteer child advocacy organization in the U.S.

No Child Left Behind: Details on the new education law.

Servicemembers' Opportunity Colleges: The Servicemembers' Opportunity Colleges programs are dedicated to helping servicemembers and their families get college degrees, even as they move. Military students can take courses in their off-duty hours at or near military installations in the US, overseas, and on Navy ships.

Specialized Training of Military Parents (STOMP): STOMP is a Parent Information and Training Center for military families of individuals with disabilities.

 

 

 

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