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What Options are Available to Military Personnel in Funding Their Education?

September 22,2012 by: admin

The Armed Forces of the United States provides soldiers, marines, guardsman, airmen, and sailors many financial aid programs to encourage them in fulfilling their educational aspirations. These programs include offers up to 100% tuition assistance for courses that such military personnel undertake during off-duty hours. The military aid for education is termed as Armed Forces Tuition Assistance. This benefit is available to all the members of the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, Coast Guard, and Marines. Congress has approved each service to pay their personnel up to 100% of the tuition expenses. However, each service has permission to fix specific … (more) September 22, 2012