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Use the CLEP Program to Reach Your Goals

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Although you have surely heard of CLEP tests, you may not know that these credit-by-exam tests are widely accepted by colleges and universities. In addition, by passing these examinations you can earn one-third or more of the credits you need for a college degree. Developed by the College Board, the people behind AP and SAT, the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) has been the most widely trusted credit-by-examination program for over 40... more

DANTES Credit-by-Examination

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College credit examinations are widely accepted by colleges and universities. By passing these examinations, you may earn one-third or more of the credits required for a college degree. These examinations are available in more than 150 subject areas and are similar to end-of-course tests offered by colleges and universities. The American Council on Education (ACE) recommends college credit for the following credit-by-examination programs. The... more

CLEP Testing for Military Members

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The Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support ( DANTES) provides free College Level Examination Program (CLEP) examinations to eligible military service members, spouses and civil service employees. DANTES funds one CLEP exam in each of the 33 subject areas for the following groups: Active duty and reserve military personnel and National Guard members Spouses and civilian employees of the Air Force Reserve, Army Natio... more

Finding the Help You Need to be Successful

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Active duty, Guard, and Reserve Servicemembers have several programs designed to help them achieve their education goals. One of the first places you can turn to is DANTES - the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support. DANTES can help you reach your goals as quickly and economically as possible. Select any of the following links to learn more about DANTES and other military education support programs and organizations: C... more

Wounded Warrior Programs

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Wounded veterans face additional issues when attempting to go back to school. The DoD and Department of Veterans Affairs have several programs designed to help them achieve their education and career goals. Select any of the following links to learn more about veteran education Wounded Warior education support programs offered by the DoD and VA and other support programs organizations. The Post-9/11 GI Bill will pay you a housing allowance w... more

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College is expensive and time consuming. Thankfully, servicemembers, veterans, and family members have access to programs that offer ways to save both time and money. This section will help you take advantage of credit-by-exams, college preparation/tutorial assistance, and getting college credit for military service

 
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