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MILITARY AND VA BENEFITS

Summary

  • Available for veterans, active-duty members, and their dependents who qualify
  • Multiple Financial Assistance Programs Available: Tuition Assistance, Gi Bill®, And More
  • Military Family Scholarships Available
  • Available At Approved Florida Career College Campuses*

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By submitting this form, I agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, which I have read on this website. I agree IEC Corporation and its affiliates, subsidiaries, and/or agents, including Florida Career College may contact me via email, telephone, text (Msg&data rates may apply. Recurring msgs.); via automatic telephone dialing system and/or artificial or prerecorded voice, for any purpose. I understand I do not need to provide consent to receive any good or service.

MILITARY AND VA BENEFITS AT FLORIDA CAREER COLLEGE

Florida Career College thanks you for your service and proud to welcome you whether you are active duty, a reservist, a military spouse, dependent, or veteran. At FCC, you can build up on your military training by continuing your career training in the civilian world. We offer career programs that allow you to pursue a rewarding career in several high-demand fields including healthcare, trades, information technology, or business.

Transitioning from military to civilian to student life can be difficult.  That is why we are here to guide you and make your transition as simple and easy as possible. Our goal is to provide you with the best trade school experience available.

All eligible students may apply for benefits through the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. For more information, please visit: www.vabenefits.vba.va.gov.

WHAT TYPE OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE?

Florida Career College offers a wide range of financial assistance programs for military veterans, active-duty members, reservists, and dependents to their career. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

Summary

  • Available For Veterans, Active-Duty Members, And Their Dependents Who Qualify
  • Multiple Financial Assistance Programs Available: Tuition Assistance, Gi Bill®, And More
  • Military Family Scholarships Available
  • Available At Approved Florida Career College Campuses*

ELIGIBLE MILITARY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

Tuition Assistance

This program is provided by the military and helps subsidize the cost of college to students who are currently on active duty.

GI Bill®-Chapter 30-Montogomery

This program, often abbreviated to just Chapter 30, helps provide special education benefits to service members and veterans with a minimum of two years of active duty service.

Chapter 31-VA Vocational Rehab

VR&E, or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, sometimes called Chapter 31, provides services to services members who are deemed eligible or veterans who have a service related disability.

Chapter 33-Post 9/11

Students who have at least 90 days of active duty service after September 10th, 2001, and are on active duty or are a veteran who was honorably discharged, or was discharged with a service related disability after 30 days, you may qualify.

Chapter 35-DEA-Survivor and Dependents

The Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program, or sometimes called Chapter 35, provides training and education opportunities to dependents of veterans who are either totally disabled or permanently disabled with a VA rating of 100% due to a service related condition.

Our Students are Trained
in the Following Programs

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Automotive Technician

This well-balanced, comprehensive trade school program combines the theoretical aspects of automotive diagnostics with direct, hands-on practical training in repair procedures. Some of the topics we focus on in our Automotive Technician program are Engine Theory and Systems, Manual Transmissions, and Brake Systems.

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Business Office Administration

This program will teach you basic office administration skills to prepare you for entry-level positions. You'll learn key software such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher) and QuickBooks, and study basics of marketing, human resources, customer service, communication, organization, and accounting

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Computer Network Technician

Designed to prepare students with a variety of skills including troubleshooting and analyzing, this program will give you everything you need to enter the computer and network technology job market prepared. In this program, you’ll learn everything from Networking Essentials to Computer Support and Maintenance.

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Dental Assistant

Our Dental Assistant program teaches you clinical, radiographic, and preventive dentistry procedures. You'll learn in the classroom and lab, plus get 170 hours of on-the-job externship training to prepare you for entry-level dental assistant positions in dental offices, supply manufacturers, hospitals, or insurance companies.

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Health Services Administration

The Health Services Administration program will prepare you for entry-level administrative positions in a variety of health care and wellness facilities. You'll learn health care industry laws, regulations, policies, procedures, and regulatory agencies. You'll also be taught office skills such as communication and customer relations.

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Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Our HVAC program is designed to be completed within eleven months and focuses on hands-on training. Some of the topics we focus on in our HVAC trade school program are Air Conditioning, Troubleshooting, and Green Awareness, Specialized Commercial Equipment, and Heating Systems and Boilers.

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Information Technology

The Information Technology associate program will teach you to define, analyze, and discover technology solutions in preparation for entry-level roles in technical settings. Designed to allow specialization in Computer Security and Networking, Computer Science, Information Technology Management, and Healthcare Information Technology Management.

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Medical Assistant Technician

If you’ve always imagined yourself caring for others in a fast-paced, constantly changing atmosphere, enrolling in the Medical Assistant Technician program at FCC may be a great next step in your career. In this career program, you’ll learn Medical Front Office Procedures in Medical Office and Clinical Back Office Procedures.

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Medical Front Office and Billing

Our Medical Front Office and Billing program provides students with a solid professional foundation in the medical front office that enables them to become vital members of the health care team. Some of the topics we focus on in this vocational program are Diagnostic Coding, Outpatient Coding, and Coding Systems.

Patient Care Technician

In our Patient Care Technician program, you will learn skills to prepare you for entry-level work in health care, such as patient assistance, geriatric care, and nursing assistance. You'll also complete an 80-hour externship to gain hands-on training in the field, and qualified graduates may take the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) state certification exam.

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Pharmacy Technician

Learn pharmacy fundamentals and terminology and get hands-on practice in preparation for entry-level pharmacy technician positions in settings such as hospitals, retail, compounding, mail-order, and long-term care. Subjects covered also include state and federal law and ethical issues.

¥Eligible programs do vary by campus. Not all campuses and programs are eligible for VA funding. Students must provide a copy of their Certificate of Eligibility or DD214. GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

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