Blog Category Military Career Education

Mother and little girl working at kitchen table
May 15th, 2019
Kris Powers
Military spouses may qualify for benefits through MyCAA that will pay for their career training! Spouses of active duty military members can receive up to $4,000 in career education benefits funded through the Department of Defense.
Happy business woman
April 17th, 2019
Kris Powers
Military spouses face the reality that every couple of years, they will most likely need to pack up their homes and pick up their career with each and every PCS. For these men and women, it's not only about finding a career that they love, but one that is portable and can move with them
Two women around a laptop that has "learning" on the screen
August 8th, 2018
Kris Powers
As a student, understanding what moment of need you are seeking to meet can help you select the best type of course or learning method to reach your goals.
Military member holding textbooks standing in front of the American flag
March 21st, 2018
Anonymous

According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, up to 60 percent of men and 50 percent of women will experience a traumatic event at least once in their lives. These numbers become even more staggering for veterans, particularly those who have been to war. The adjustment back to civilian life comes with many challenges, especially when the veteran suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Soldier with a laptop
April 25th, 2017
Kris Powers

A nontraditional student is defined as having one or more of the following characteristics:

Army soldier going back to school
December 1st, 2015
Kris Powers

Ed4Online CEO, Dr. Rusty Barrier recently stated, “We’re honored to have been chosen to participate in this ground-breaking initiative to assist in helping students further their academic dreams and being part of the solution to reducing the cost of a college degree.”


September 16th, 2015
Military Spouse Advocate
Thinking About Going Back to School?

With all of the back to school talk does it make you think maybe it is time for you to go back too? There are so many benefits of going back to school at any age. Here are just a few:



You Learn Something New Everyday

School offers an opportunity to think about things differently. You will learn from others, professors and classmates. They will allow you to explore different ideas and understand people better.

March 23rd, 2015
jenniferM

Education isn’t cheap and it’s this simple fact that holds so many people back from obtaining an education that could prepare them for a future career.  Military members and their spouses are subject to even more obstacles such as frequent moves and limited time to attend classes.  The Department of Defense saw that they could remove the financial obstacles that was holding back service members and their spouses and developed financial assistance programs to make education available to those that wanted it.



Tuition Assistance

March 23rd, 2015
jenniferM

Transitioning from the military is a difficult time in your life, regardless if it is voluntary or expected.  Serving in the military is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle.  You can have an entire conversation using acronyms and you’ve been to locations that many people would never even dream of going.  It’s a unique experience to be sure so it’s no wonder trying to translate your experiences into a civilian career can prove to be a challenge.

December 12th, 2014
Angela Caban

Online education is perfect for military members who are too busy, too far away or transfer too often to attend traditional campuses.

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