Education

There are a lot of decisions to make when beginning your civilian career — for many, that starts with education. RecruitMilitary is proud to work Educators across the Nation, to provide you with this Education Resource Center. Take the time to understand the education benefits you have earned, and weigh your options in pursuing a degree or other employment training. Your education can serve as a launchpad to career attainment.

Includes:

  • Choosing the right college
  • Using your education benefits
  • Veteran Learning Portal

Education

Know & Understand your Education Benefits

Post 9/11 GI Bill

If you have at least 90 days of aggregate active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days, you may be eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

Yellow Ribbon Program

To receive benefits under the Yellow Ribbon Program, you must be eligible for the maximum benefit rate (100%) under the Post-9/11 GI Bill.

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E)

If you have a service-connected disability that limits your ability to work or prevents you from working, find out if you can get VR&E benefits and services—like help exploring employment options and getting more training if required.

Apply for your Educational Benefits

What is the Forever GI Bill?

Education Benefits

GI Bill® Comparison Tool

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To receive benefits under the Yellow Ribbon Program, you must be eligible for the maximum benefit rate (100%) under the Post-9/11 GI Bill.

Knowledge is Power

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Education?

In the wake of COVID-19, thousands of students nationwide have been converted to distance learning as many educational institutions are transitioning to technology-based lesson delivery.GI Bill students will continue receiving the same monthly housing allowance payments they received for resident training until Dec. 21, or until the school resumes in-person classes.

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Gardner-Webb University: Recognizing and Supporting Veterans

Gardner-Webb University (GWU), a private, Baptist-related university, provides undergraduate and graduate education that is grounded in the liberal arts, while offering opportunities to prepare for various professions. The main campus of 200 acres is in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 50 miles...

Education, May-June 2016

Create Your Career at the Art Institutes

The Art Institutes system of schools specializes in creative education, with an industry-driven curriculum and a focus on student achievement. The schools offer courses in four areas of study: media arts, design, fashion, and culinary. The faculty members, many of whom work in the industries...

Search & Employ®, Education, November-December 2014

Narrow Your Focus

THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers 78 bachelors, 112 master’s, 68 doctorate, and 7 professional degree programs through 14 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences. UNC-Chapel Hill is a state university and part of North...

Search & Employ®, Education, May-June 2015

Cook Up a Career

THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA

The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) was founded in 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut, to provide culinary training and careers for returning veterans of World War II. Today, more than 150 veterans from all branches of the military enhance the college’s student...

Search & Employ®, Education, May-June 2015