Military and Veteran Services
Central Georgia Technical College is proud to welcome members of the military and veterans. We honor your service and value the experiences and perspectives you bring to the classroom. The recently established Military and Veterans Coordinator position was created to assist adult learners, especially military and veteran students, to successfully earn a degree, diploma, or certification. We are committed to offering you our best in academic advising, transitional guidance, and opportunities to connect with other military and veteran students.
Pat Tillman Foundation: The Pat Tillman Foundation invests in military veterans and their spouses through academic scholarships.Each year, up to 60 candidates are selected from thousands of applicants to be Tillman Scholars. Tillman Scholars are chosen based exclusively on merit. Each academic scholarship amount is determined by each candidate’s financial need. 2017 Tillman Scholars can expect to receive an average of $10,000 per academic year.
Pat Tillman Scholarship Application
Deadline: March 1, 2017
Apply for Benefits
Veterans and Dependents:
- Chapter 30 - Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
- Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation
- Chapter 33 - Post 9/11 GI Bill
- Chapter 35 - Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA)
- Chapter 1606 - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR)
- Chapter 1607 - Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
Active Duty Military and Spouses:
- Active Duty Air Force Tuition Assistance
- Active Duty Army Tuition Assistance
- MyCAA-Military Spouse Career Advancement
- AF Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (AF COOL)
This important addition to the Air Force Virtual Education Center will help airmen navigate through the various civilian credentialing opportunities that are available for their control/duty AFSCs. AF COOL provides a one-stop for airmen to explore credentials recognized by the civilian community that can enhance airmen's current performance in their AF job as well help prepare for civilian employment. Please review all the tabs as each has important information for successful completion of an AFSC-related credential.
Please note, CGTC cannot determine eligibility for VA benefits. Please contact the Department of Veteran Affairs for eligibility at www.gibill.va.gov.
You can apply for your educational benefits using eBenefits.va.gov. If you don't have an eBenefits account, register today. In eBenefits, apply using the Veterans On-Line Application (VONAPP) to complete and submit your application. You may also submit a paper application. To do this, download and complete VA Form 22-1990, "Application for VA Education Benefits" and mail it to a VA Regional Processing Office. You can mail the form to the region of your home address or to the VA Regional Processing Office for the region of your school's physical address, if you know what school you want to attend.
Prior Learning Assessment
Find out how to receive college credit for your military training and experience through the Handbook for Prior Learning Assessment (pdf).
Student Veterans Organization
The CGTC Student Veterans Organization (SVO) is open to any CGTC active student or graduate who is a US military veteran, reservist, National Guard, or ative duty service member.
• Learn about the CGTC Student Veterans Organization (pdf)
• Join the CGTC Student Veterans Organization (pdf)
Email completed applications to email@example.com or submit to any CGTC Admissions Office.
Please do not hesitate to contact our Military and Veterans Services Office at (478) 218-3909 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance regardless of what campus/center you attend.