Military Personnel and Spouses
Due to COVID-19, Georgia Southern University has suspended all in-person instruction for Spring 2020. Stay safe and stay tuned for in-person, professional development courses for Fall 2020!
Military spouses may be eligible for $4,000 in scholarship funds from the Military Spouse Career Advancement Account program (MyCAA), through the Department of Defense.
Learn at your own pace* in an in-demand field of your choosing! With our online offerings, you can find career training options that move with you, no matter where you are.
Who is eligible?
- Spouses of active duty Army, Navy, Air Force or Marine service members in pay grades E1-E5, W1-W2 or O1-O2.
- Spouses of National Guard or AGR members that are on federal Title 10 active duty orders.
*Note: You must finish your program within 18 months of starting.
Need more information?
Contact program manager Dr. Deedee Southerlin at (912) 478-6005 or at email@example.com.
Who is eligible?
- Active Duty service members
- National Guard and Reserve service members
What assistance is available?
Together with Federal Tuition Assistance and Army Credentialing Assistance, soldiers can receive up to $4,000 total per fiscal year to cover costs for eligible credentials.
What class materials are covered?
Army Credentialing Assistance can cover the cost of training, study guides, fees, textbooks, certification and more.
Important Note: Georgia Southern University’s Division of Continuing Education nor its programs are neither affiliated with nor endorsed by the Department of Defense nor the Department of the Army.
Need more information?
Contact program manager Dr. Deedee Southerlin at (912) 478-6005 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out our featured offerings below. You can search or sort by any of the headings, and choose how many programs you want to see at once.
|Approved For||Course Title||Brief Description||Course Date(s)||Location|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Certified Bookkeeper||From bank reconciliation to inventory methods, this online course will prepare eligible bookkeepers for the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) certification exam. Gaining AIPB certification is the highest standard in the profession, so this course is recommended to practicing bookkeepers with several years of experience and a working knowledge of payroll concepts, including accounting transactions and journal entries.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)||In the InfoSec world, security managers are the driving force behind an organization's cybersecurity policies. These key individuals typically started their IT careers in hands-on roles before earning their CISM certification and taking on managerial duties.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)||With cyberattacks on the rise, more organizations are investing in data protection and building out their cybersecurity teams. As an IT professional, earning your CISA certification could be the first step to leading IT security at your organization.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Certified Paralegal||The Paralegal course will help you gain the skills you need to enter the paralegal workforce. You will learn how to conduct legal research and legal interviews, how to perform legal analyses, and more.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training||This course will prepare you for CompTIA A+ certification. You can earn this certification after you pass two exams. The CompTIA A+ Certification Exam 220-1001, covers mobile devices, networking technology, hardware, virtualization and cloud computing and network troubleshooting. The CompTIA A+ Certification Exam 220-1002 covers installing and configuring operating systems, expanded security, software troubleshooting and operational procedures.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||CompTIA™ Network+ Certification Training||In this course, you'll learn the fundamentals you need to prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam (N10-007) and start a career as a network technician. With its comprehensive curriculum, you'll master basic networking concepts and learn about network design, security, routing and switching, cloud computing, IPv6 and forensics, and common security practices.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||CompTIA™ Security+ Certification Training||Once you complete this course, you'll be proficient in installation and configuring systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; performing threat analysis and responding with appropriate mitigation techniques; participating in risk mitigation activities; and operating with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||CompTIA™ Cloud+ Certification Training||The best time to pursue CompTIA Cloud+ training is right now. Cloud computing is a growing field as experts create innovative ways to store, manage, access, and protect some of the world's most important data. This online course is designed for individuals who are just starting out in information technology.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||CompTIA Project+||Project management skills are needed in almost every field and can separate you from the rest of the workforce. Well-run projects save time and ensure continued focus on company goals. In this course, you will be taught project management techniques and prepare you to take the CompTIA Project+ certification exam.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||IT Foundations Bundle||This online course combines the best practices across ITSM, to help those new to IT learn about DevOps, ITIL and SIAM, with their benefits for organizations. With this IT Foundations bundle, you will learn the basics of IT service management and project management, as well as how approaches to IT are evolving.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Lean Six Sigma Green Belt||This course will teach you Lean Six Sigma process improvement projects from start to finish. Green Belts can deliver measurable, sustainable improvement by finding the root causes of problems and streamlining processes. The course was developed to meet today's changing business environments and is facilitated by highly experienced and successful Lean Six Sigma Experts.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Lean Six Sigma Black Belt||This online Six Sigma training course will help you prepare for the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification exam. You will be enabled to transform your organization by reducing costs, increasing revenue, and improving collaboration.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep||This PMP course will provide you with a deeper understanding of project management concepts and applications in the workplace. At the end of this course, you will be prepared to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training||This course prepares you for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2019 certification exams for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook. You will build your expertise in these programs through hands-on exercises, in-depth course material, and supplemental video demonstrations.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||PMI Risk Management Professional||This online project management course will fully prepare you for the Project Management Institute's Risk Management Professional certification exam.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Project Management Essentials with CAPM® Prep||In this course, you'll learn the knowledge and skills essential to project managers and those who work on projects in other support roles. The materials in this course are aligned with the international recognized standards of project management.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner||The SSCP is one of the best cyber security certifications you can earn, especially as an entry-level professional. An SSCP exam prep course, is a great way to ensure you have the knowledge to succeed—and that you can prove it to your employer. This course will also prepare you for a career as a network administrator or security administrator, and help you stay up-to-date on your skills if you already work in the IT sector.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||The Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep||The Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep online training program provides you with a thorough understanding of project management from start to finish. You’ll start with a good foundation of project management concepts and terminology. You’ll then build on that foundation by taking a closer look at certain critical project management aspects in-depth.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Writing the Fantasy Novel||Write for the increasingly popular genre of fantasy fiction and lay the groundwork for your very own fantasy novel. This course teaches you how to develop characters, build a compelling world, outline a narrative, apply a consistent theme, commit to the writing process, and publish your book.||On Demand||Online|
|Army Credentialing Assistance||Certified Paralegal (Voucher Included)||The Paralegal course will help you gain the skills you need to enter the paralegal workforce. You will learn how to conduct legal research and legal interviews, how to perform legal analyses, and more.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)||Upon completion of this course you will be prepared for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exam offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA).||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Pharmacy Technician||Pharmacy technicians have become indispensable to the health care industry, and it's a great time to join this growing field. Pharmacy technician classes can get you started on this fulfilling career path.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Web Applications Developer||Whether you're new to web app development or want to enhance your skills, this course will give you the knowledge you need to create dynamic database-driven websites using the latest technologies.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Administrative Dental Assistant||This course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice and becoming an administrative dental assistant. You will build effective communication skills and gain knowledge to assist dentists with organizational duties such as fee collection, banking, and accounts payable.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Freight Broker/Agent Training||Freight broker training will help you learn the skills you need to be a successful Freight Broker/Agent. From licensing and operations, to sales and marketing, you'll learn the basics of how to run a domestic freight brokerage or agency in the United States.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Microsoft Office Specialist 2019 (MOS) Certification Training||This course prepares you for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2019 certification exams for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook. You will build your expertise in these programs through hands-on exercises, in-depth course material, and supplemental video demonstrations.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Professional Consulting Practice||The Professional Consulting Practice course will teach you how to leverage your existing skills to become a consultant. You will learn how to analyze an organization, how to serve diverse clientele, and how build a credible, solutions-driven consulting practice.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Human Resources Professional||This course explores the foundational aspects of HR, including human resource laws, hiring disciplines, and labor relations. You will learn industry-recognized practices that align with the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||CPC Medical Billing and Coding||CPC Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included) will train you in the legal, ethical, and regulatory concepts central to a career in the medical billing and coding field. You will gain hands-on, practical experience in medical billing and coding and work with the main coding manuals: ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, and HCPCS Level II.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Exam Preparation||This is a unique online course that prepares you for the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) exam. Start with this prep course to become a certified personal trainer (CPT) and reach your career goals.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Medical Interpreter (Spanish/English)||The Medical Interpreter training course prepares you to work in hospitals, medical offices and in any healthcare environment where a Spanish interpreter is needed.||On Demand||Online|
|MyCAA||Certified Pharmaceutical Sales Representative||This course bundle provides a foundational training platform to help you build relationships more effectively by increasing your knowledge in technical, scientific, and medical domains of knowledge.||On Demand||Online|
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|SHRM Learning System||The SHRM Learning System course reviews technical knowledge related to HR expertise which includes recruitment and selection, compensation, talent management, training and development, employee relations and engagement as well as compliance.||August 24 – November 16, 2020 & September 3 – November 19, 2020||Statesboro, GA
For more course information on Army Credentialing Assistance courses, please contact Deedee Southerlin at email@example.com.
Last updated: 5/1/2020