Free SAT/ACT PowerPrep Software Offer

May 27, 2014 | Terry Howell

The eKnowledge Military Donation Project has donated more than 207,000 SAT and ACT programs valued at over $48 million at no profit to the company. The Donation Project is supported by professional … [Read more...]

Coast Guard to Cut Tuition Assistance Payment Rates

November 21, 2013 | Terry Howell

The Coast Guard announced that they are reinstating the pre-2001 75/25 cost-share based Tuition Assistance Program for Fiscal Year 2014. The new 2014 tuition assistance policy will mark the … [Read more...]

New Bill to Reform Education for Vets and Troops

November 18, 2013 | Terry Howell

The Serve Act of 2013 - Bipartisan legislation aims to improve the quality of educational programs for servicemembers and veterans. Last week Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), … [Read more...]

Military Tuition Assistance Safe from Budget Cuts?

October 23, 2013 | Terry Howell

Defense Department Comptroller, Robert Hale, recently told the press that the DoD is not planning to cut military tuition assistance back “substantially.” Although this statement may have been … [Read more...]

DoD Updates the Education MOU

August 19, 2013 | Terry Howell

The DoD issued a proposed rule to update the DoD Volutary Education Partnership MOU. Colleges and universities which intend to participate in the DoD’s Tuition Assistance program must sign … [Read more...]

Bill Would Make Tuition Rates Fair for Vets

July 16, 2013 | Terry Howell

In January of this year, Chairman Jeff Miller (FL) and Ranking Member Mike Michaud (ME) of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs introduced bipartisan legislation (H.R. 357) that would require … [Read more...]

VA Offers Vocational and Educational Counseling

June 17, 2013 | Terry Howell

By Curtis L. Coy - Did you know that VA can provide free vocational and educational counseling services for transitioning Servicemembers and individuals eligible for GI Bill benefits (Montgomery, … [Read more...]

The Latest on Military Tuition Assistance

May 08, 2013 | Terry Howell

I think it is a good time to see how things have settled out, now that the military tuition assistance fray has ended (at least for now). Marine Corps Tuition Assistance – Although the Marine … [Read more...]

TA Returns for Some Coast Guard Members

April 25, 2013 | Terry Howell

The U.S. Coast Guard announced that tuition assistance is reinstated for the remainder of Fiscal 2013, which ends September 31, 2013. However, the Coast Guard made some significant changes to the … [Read more...]

GI Bill Policy Update: Transferability Rules

April 18, 2013 | Terry Howell

The Army announced a change to the service obligation requirements for Post-9/11 GI Bill transferability that will require soldiers with over 20 years of service to obligate to an additional four … [Read more...]

College Bootcamp Helps Vets Prepare for School

April 16, 2013 | Terry Howell

Helping service members, veterans and military families fulfill their dream of earning a college education is the purpose of the Inland Empire College Boot Camp, scheduled for Monday, April 22, 2013 … [Read more...]

Army, Air Force, and Marines Reinstate Tuition Assistance

April 10, 2013 | Terry Howell

Army officials announced the reinstatement of the Tuition Assistance program today. The program will pick up were it left off, meaning that eligibility rules have not changed and tuition coverage … [Read more...]