Education

There are a lot of decisions to make when beginning your civilian career — for many, that starts with education. Use these resources to weigh your options in pursuing a degree or other employment training.

Includes:

  • Choosing the right college
  • Using your education benefits
  • Veteran Learning Portal
  • Disabled veterans employment & education guide

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Disabled veterans employment and education guide

Vetsfirst provide a ton of fantastic content that can answer your questions in regards to:

  • Veterans employment and education
  • Creating your path to employment
  • Choosing school as a path to employment
  • Understanding and defining disability
  • Self-Advocacy: Knowing your rights and responsibilities

Education

Veteran Learning Portal

We've partnered with Cornerstone On-Demand Foundation Initiative to provide free professional development resources to support your transition to civilian employment. You will have access to a wide range of courses and material designed to develop the skills necessary in today's workplace, from...

Career Advice, Education

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Consider An Apprenticeship For Your Next Career Change

An apprenticeship is a type of employment in which an individual – an apprentice – learns a trade or occupation by means of a program involving both on-the-job training and structured learning. In the United States, the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA)...

Career Advice, Education

The Different GI Bill Programs & Their Benefits

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) site is the home for educational benefits provided by the department. A School Decision Resources page () has links to:

  • GI Bill Comparison Tool to help one find a school and determine his or her GI Bill benefits while attending it
  • Guide to...

Education

Finding The Right Education Option For You

There are education opportunities for everybody, from people who want to earn a certification for a trade to those who want to go back to college – or go there for the first time – to earn a college degree. Several kinds of educational institutions are available; the traditional college is not...

Education

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EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace. A nonprofit, independent institution, Embry-Riddle offers more than 75 undergraduate and graduate degree programs at residential...

September-October 2015, Search & Employ, Education