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United States Air Force
Andrews Education Services
1413 Arkansas Road
Andrews AFB, MD 20762
If you’ve ever considered taking your education a step further, you should look to your installation for more information and assistance. They can help you decide if receiving an advanced degree is right for you, tell you which local colleges and classes are offered and find out if you’re eligible for tuition assistance. The Voluntary Education Center, or Installation Education Center, is available to help you put together a plan to advance your education.
Military spouses can also choose to engage with an education and career coach through the DoD’s Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program, or SECO. These coaches can assist them in exploring multiple tools, resources and information to reach their educational goals. To contact a career coach call 800-342-9647 or visit https://myseco.militaryonesource.mil.
Joint Base Andrews Education and Training Section offers the SAT, ACT, PRAXIS and ASE testing on a limited basis. CLEP testing and exams from the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Services (DANTES), which include College Level Examinations Program (CLEP) and DANTES subject standardized tests and certifications, are available electronically Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for walk-ins.
The education and training section provides military members and their families the opportunity to achieve their individual educational goals. They provide many educational services, both in the center and through the outreach education program.
Central Michigan University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prince George's Community College, University of Maryland, University College, and Webster University offer classes at Andrews Monday through Saturday.
Counselors and specialists help with applications for commissioning and degree planning. Air Force Institute of Technology courses and other professional military education courses such as Squadron Officer School, Air Command & Staff College, Air War College and Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy can be done by correspondence and/or seminar. The end-of-course exams are also available.
Military personnel may apply for tuition assistance and obtain information on Veterans Administration education benefits and federal grants or loans.