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Military Tuition Assistance Programs

By - Posted on May 26, 2015

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Many active duty members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard choose to further their education during their off-duty hours.  If you are active duty and want to take classes, whether it’s toward a college degree, high school equivalency diploma, or qualified vocational/technical program, you may be eligible to take advantage of military tuition assistance programs that will pay up to 100% of tuition and fees.  There are different military tuition assistance programs for each branch of service.  This is a breakdown of the benefits:

Air Force Tuition Assistance Program

Eligibility Benefits Can Be Used For Amount How to Apply Additional Funding?

Active Duty

Reserves

Tuition

Lab fees

Enrollment fees

Computer fees

Special fees

Qualified certificate programs

General  Education Diploma (GED) fees

100% Tuition and Fees, not to exceed:

$250 per Semester Credit Hour

$166 per quarter credit hour

$4,500 maximum per fiscal year

Apply online: www.my.af.mil Additional funding for qualified education expenses may be available through the Tuition Top-Up Program, scholarships, federal and state grants, and other military aid programs.

For complete details, including further information on eligibility and restrictions, visit www.my.af.mil.

Army Tuition Assistance Program

Eligibility Benefits Can Be Used For Amount How to Apply Additional Funding?

Active Duty

Army Reserves

Active Guard Reserve

Tuition

Enrollment fees

Computer fees

Special fees

Qualified certificate programs

General  Education Diploma (GED) fees

100% Tuition and Fees, not to exceed:

$250 per Semester Credit Hour

$166 per quarter credit hour

$4,500 maximum per fiscal year

Apply online at www.GoArmyEd.com Additional funding for qualified education expenses may be available through the Tuition Top-Up Program, scholarships, federal and state grants, and other military aid programs.

For complete details, including further information on eligibility and restrictions, visit the Tuition Assistance page on GoArmyEd.

Marine Corps Tuition Assistance Program

Eligibility Benefits Can Be Used For Amount How to Apply Additional Funding?

Active Duty

Active Duty Reserve

Tuition

Enrollment fees

Lab fees

Computer fees

Special fees

Qualified certificate programs

General  Education Diploma (GED) fees

100% Tuition and Fees, not to exceed:

$250 per Semester Credit Hour

$166 per quarter credit hour

$4,500 maximum per fiscal year

Apply online at myeducation.netc.navy.mil/ Additional funding for qualified education expenses may be available through the Tuition Top-Up Program, scholarships, federal and state grants, and other military aid programs.

For complete details, including further information on eligibility and restrictions, visit the Tuition Assistance page on www.NavyCollege.navy.mil..

Navy Tuition Assistance Program

Eligibility Benefits Can Be Used For Amount How to Apply Additional Funding?

Active Duty

Naval Reserves in  AD status

Tuition

Enrollment fees

Lab fees

Computer fees

Special fees

Qualified certificate programs

General  Education Diploma (GED) fees

100% Tuition and Fees, not to exceed:

$250 per Semester Credit Hour

$166 per quarter credit hour

$16.67 per clock hour, and 16 semester hours (24 quarter hours or 240 clock hours)

$4,500 maximum per fiscal year

Apply online:
myeducation.netc.navy.mil/
Additional funding for qualified education expenses may be available through the Tuition Top-Up Program, scholarships, federal and state grants, and other military aid programs.

For complete details, including further information on eligibility and restrictions, visit the Tuition Assistance page on www.NavyCollege.navy.mil.

Coast Guard Tuition Assistance Program

Eligibility Benefits Can Be Used For Amount of Funding How to Apply Additional Funding?

Active Duty

Reserves in  AD status

Tuition

Lab fees

Computer fees

Special fees

Qualified certificate programs

General  Education Diploma (GED) fees

75% Tuition and Fees, not to exceed:

$187.50 per credit hour

$125 per quarter hour

$3,375 maximum per fiscal year

Download application here. Additional funding for qualified education expenses may be available through the Tuition Top-Up Program, scholarships, federal and state grants, and other military aid programs.

 

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