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1 Juffair Avenue
Banz Warehouse, Bay 6
Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
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.
Navy College Office (NCO), Bahrain offers a wide variety of educational services to all military and civilian members assigned to the region. NCO Bahrain also provides educational counseling to service members and civilians on a wide range of voluntary education issues. All sailors are encouraged to earn a rate-related associate degree as part of their military educational roadmap. Sailors should visit the Navy College Office Web-site and review the total Rating-Related Degree Programs.
NCO Bahrain provides a wide selection of testing services. The NCO administers CLEP, DANTES and Excelsior College tests three or four times per month. The NCO also administers ACT and SAT tests on a monthly basis depending upon demand for the tests. The NCO is also a registered test site for Air Force Institute of Advanced Distance Learning - AFIADL - tests and administers Air Command and Staff College tests for the Bahrain Area. The NCO also administers the National Registry EMT test in conjunction with local EMT graduates of the Central Texas College EMT Program.
Navy College Office, Bahrain, also offers the GED test for sailors who have not completed their high school degree requirements. Visit the Navy College Office when you arrive in Bahrain and find out more about this opportunity.
UMGC-Europe offers on-base college courses at the Freshman-Senior level.
The University of Maryland golbal compass College European Division - Bahrain offers service members, family members and civilians the opportunity to pursue course work leading to an associate or bachelor's degree. A variety of course work is offered in a traditional classroom approach. Distance Education is also available via the Internet. Degree plans include, but are not limited to, Business Management, Psychology, Communications and Criminal Justice. Many students take a combination of some classroom classes and some on-line classes to complete their degree requirements. UMUC-Europe also offers Elementary Arabic, ARAB 111, the host-country language.
Tuition Assistance program is at 100% for active duty personnel.