Modesto Technical College, located in the California, is recognized by the State of California Bureau and is approved for the training of Veterans. Our approved status allows military Veterans and their immediate families who are entitled to funding under the GI Bill chapter 30 and chapter 33 to receive an appropriate payment from the Veterans Administration for training received at Modesto Technical College.
Unemployed Veterans may be able to apply for the newly approved Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) GI Bill. This benefit provides up to 12 months of Montgomery GI Bill benefits for unemployed veterans aged 35 -60.
As of May 15, unemployed Veterans aged 35 -60 are able to apply for technical education benefits worth as much as $17,600 ($1473 a month). To be eligible for the VRAP GI Bill you must:
Details you should know about the VRAP when you apply:
The Post 9-11 GI bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2011, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Modesto Tech is also an approved training school for the Post 911 GIBill.
The Montgomery GI Bill Benefits program provides up to 36 months of education benefits through Modesto Technical College. This benefit is approved to be used for degree and certificate programs, flight training, apprenticeship/on-the-job training and correspondence courses. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances. Generally, benefits are payable for 1- years following your release from active duty. This program is also commonly known as Chapter 30.
Our technical classes are a great way to get you into a fulfilling long term career. You get hands on experience in a career with real demand for your skills. Many higher education university courses give you months (and years?) of theoretical book learning and graduate you with learning and little experience. Our school of “Hire Education” instead gives you the skills and experience to get hired for the good paying technical jobs that are available today.
Being Approved by the State of CA Bureau allows all Vocational Colleges, including Modesto Technical College to provide training in trade and technical areas, and to provide training as one of the GI Bill Approved Schools.
Many young people and their families that benefit from the GI Bill choose our Modesto school to develop the technical skills and training they need to return to the workforce. If you live in our around the Modesto area, stop by and schedule a tour with us to see how we can benefit your future today!
The technical training we provide for GI Bill Veterans is unparalleled in the industry, and no other technical college offers the courses we offer in one convenient location.
Modesto Technical College is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education.
We are currently featured on Military.com as a qualified training provider for Veterans.
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