Blog Category Military Spouse

Woman logging into career training website
July 31st, 2019
Kris Powers
Career training programs typically take less time to complete than an associate or bachelor’s degree. Students spend time learning what they need to learn, without the additional course requirements of a 2 to 4-year college degree. Career training programs are also very affordable, and students can save thousands of dollars. Military spouses may be eligible for MyCAA funding to help pay for most, if not all, of their career training.
Female student working at laptop
July 11th, 2019
Kris Powers
The pursuit of career training certificates canassist those who face frequent moves, such as military spouses. This training is often offered for careers that are “portable” – in that they can easily move with the certificate holder. Read to learn more!
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.
young female at computer
May 1st, 2019
Kris Powers
Do you dream of making a career change, but fear the unknown? Any change in life comes with a degree of uncertainty. Explore what it is that is holding you back by following these steps to a new career.
Young female holding a "wellness" sign
January 31st, 2019
Kris Powers
Being a military spouse can be stressful. Spouses often cope with frequent relocations, deployments, separations from their spouse, family and friends and concerns about their loved one’s well-being. Add the fact that they often manage the household and children alone, and you can understand why military spouses need to pay special attention to their mental wellness.
Young professional female
November 14th, 2018
Kris Powers
Career development is an ongoing process that forms an individual’s work identity. Ed4Online supports military spouses with their career development goals. With Ed4Online's flexible career training programs, students can attend class on their schedule.
Woman putting work items into a box
October 17th, 2018
Kris Powers
Are frequent moves wreaking havoc on your career? Do you currently find yourself unemployed or underemployed? With frequent relocations, the spouse’s career often comes second to that of the service members’. Because of this, military spouses face unique challenges when it comes to carving out a professional career for themselves.