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.


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

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It Pays Veterans to Learn: An Education Can Pay Dividends for a Lifetime

You may have heard stories about people applying for jobs and finding out that they over-qualified because they have too much education. But unless you have a doctorate in astrophysics and are applying for a job flipping burgers, that is not likely to happen to you. It is definitely not a reason...

Education, Search & Employ®, May-June 2015

Spreading Positive Messages


The Art Institutes is a system of more than 50 schools throughout North America. Students can earn a certificate, an undergraduate degree, or a graduate degree. The schools offer degree programs in design, media arts, fashion, and culinary arts.

The schools offer classes at...

Education, Search & Employ®, July-August 2015

Keep the Drive Alive


Airstreams Renewables, Inc., is a nationally accredited training institute for people who are interested in the wind, oil, natural gas, and communication tower industries – and who like a challenge. The institute reports a career placement rate consistently above 70...

Education, Search & Employ®, July-August 2015

A Blueprint for Success


St. Michael’s Learning Academy (SMLA), located in Houston, is a private, certificate-granting school that provides industry-specific training for veterans and dislocated workers. The training covers SAP enterprise application software and other business subjects,...

Education, Search & Employ®, July-August 2015