Military Educational Benefits
Have you served your country through the US Armed Forces?
Active duty and honorably discharged members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and National Guard may qualify for military education benefits. These benefits may provide reimbursement for certificate programs, based upon GI Bill coverage and length of service. Funding is available for classroom-based programs only and is not valid for online courses.
Provides financial support for individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days of that date. Benefits can also apply to those on active duty, their spouse and children.
Visit http://www.gibill.va.gov or call 1-888-GIBILL1 to apply.
Once a Certificate of Eligibility has been issued, contact Military Liaison Nora Felde at email@example.com or 470-578-3152.
Certificate Programs Approved For VA Education Benefits:
App Programming & Development
AutoCAD Essentials AutoCAD – Intermediate
Baking and Pastry Apprenticeship
Basic Office Technology
Certified Nursing Assistant
Cisco CCENT: Introduction to Networks and Essentials of Routing & Switching Cisco CCNA: Scaling and Connecting Networks
Construction Project Management
Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis Professional
Customer Service Specialist
Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP
Information System Security Professional
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
LSAT Exam Preparation MCAT Exam Preparation
Medical Billing & Coding Specialist
Medical Office Assistant
Meeting & Event Management
Microsoft Office Certificate
Personal Financial Planner
Professional Development in Gerontology
Real Estate Salesperson Prelicense
Residential Landscape Design
Restaurant Operations & Management
Social Media Marketing
Supply Chain Management
Web Design & Development
Are you the spouse of someone who is on active duty?
Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) offers up to $4,000 to military spouses interested in pursuing continuing education (certificate and online courses), degree programs, licenses, or credentials leading to careers in high growth, high demand, and portable career fields.
Upon creating a MyCAA account the Department of Defense will provide a notification of eligibility. Select Continuing Education at Kennesaw State University when you apply. For assistance, call 1-800-342-9647.
Are you or your spouse currently deployed?
National Guard and Military Reserve personnel who are currently deployed overseas, as well as the children of Wounded Warriors, can request funding for their kids camp programs.
Other Scholarship Opportunities:
Questions should be directed to the Folds of Honor organization. Click here for their contact information.
An extension of the Post-9/11 GI Bill, the Fry Scholarship is now available for spouses as well as children of service members who died in the line of duty after Sept. 10, 2001.
We are honored to serve your continuing education needs. For more information, call 470-578-6765 or email CEFinancialAid@kennesaw.edu.