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.
- 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
This program is provided by the military and helps subsidize the cost of college to students who are currently on active duty. Spouses of active-duty service members may also qualify for additional assistant through the MyCAA Scholarship.
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.