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U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve

 

U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve

Augment. Reinforce. Support.

2000 Opelousas Ave., New Orleans, LA 70114
LIFELONG LEARNING CENTER

The Voluntary Education Program provides personal and professional learning opportunities to the Marine Corps community.  The program positively impacts recruitment, retention and readiness of all Marines.  Services and resources are provided by counselors through individual counseling, education briefs and education fairs.

Additional Information

 

Marines can expect individual counseling regarding many aspects of college such as finding the right college, testing, obtaining credit for prior military learning, financial aid and other options that may shorten the amount of time or funds required to complete a degree.  Our team will also provide one-on-one assistance with using WEB Tuition Assistance https://myeducation.netc.navy.mil, where you can apply from your workstation.

 

Assistance with:

Pell Grants

Scholarships

GI Bill

Joint Service Transcripts

CLEP/DSST/ASVAB

TA Decide

USMAP

Marine Corps COOL

Certifications

MyCAA

Leadership Scholar Program

Service Member Opportunity College (SOC) and much more...

 

Learn More

 

Contact your Education Office for assistance regardless of your geographic location.

 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

0730 - 1630 (CST)

1-866-305-9058

mfreducation@usmc.mil
Joint Services Transcript

Joint Services Transcript (JST)- an official transcript endorsing and recommending college credit for military education and training, recognized by the American Council on Education (ACE).

•The MARFORRES Education Office can request for you.  (click here to submit)
•Go directly to https://jst.doded.mil/official.html.  You can register for a JST account and it provides specific instructions on requesting transcripts.

*Please review a copy of your JST before requesting it be sent to your institution.  This will allow you to have any changes made and provide the institution

LINKS

(CLEP) College-Level Examination Program
https://clep.collegeboard.org

(SOC) Service Member Opportunity College 
http://www.soc.aascu.org/

 

(OASC) Online Academic Skills Course /  (CPST) College Placement Skills Training 
www.NelnetSolutions.com/DANTES

 

(LSC) Leadership Scholar Program  
www.leadershipscholarprogram.com

 

(USMC COOL) Credentialing Opportunities On-Line
https://www.cool.navy.mil/usmc

 

(USMAP) United Services Military Apprenticeship Program
https://usmap.netc.navy.mil

 

Post 9/11 and Montgomery G.I. Bill
http://benefits.va.gov/gibill/

 

(MyCAA) My Career Advancement Account Scholarship Program 
https://aiportal.acc.af.mil/mycaa

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