CLEP testing CLEP 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. If you haven't started taking your CLEP exams yet, then contact your education service office to find out you can get started. If you have already taken your CLEP exams, then the next step is search for military-friendly schools that are VA-approved and experienced with the CLEP and other credit-by exam tests. Search for schools now.
DANTES is an extensive education resource for Servicemembers provided by the Department of Defense.
Various education benefits and resources from the Minnesota National Guard.
GI Bill Website Get information on your GI Bill benefits via the VA's GI Bill website or call 1 (888) 442-4551.
GoArmyEd is the virtual gateway for Soldiers on active duty to request Tuition Assistance (TA) online, anytime for classroom, distance learning, and eArmyU online courses.
The GPS LifePlan helps Servicemembers and veterans set goals and design plans that will lead them to the success they desire. This program has the flexibility to be used by individuals of all ages and at all stages. Explore the web site to learn more about the 5 Plans (Career, Education, Finance, Leadership and Personal) and discover how they might help you.
Guard Education Benefits User's Guide
The military offers several programs to support your education goals including tuition assistance, the GI Bill, and other education programs. The following guide will help you avoid wasting these benefits.
Education, relocation, parenting, stress - you name it - Military OneSource is here to help you with just about any need. Available by phone or online, our free service is provided by the Department of Defense for active-duty, Guard, and Reserve service members and their families. The service is completely private and confidential, with few exceptions.
Minnesota State Colleges & Universities
Find more information on getting an education with MNSCU, their veterans services can help you to advantage of your education benefits.
MNARNG Education Team
The MNARNG Education Team can help you learn about your education benefits as a Minnesota National Guard Soldier.
MN Dept. of Veterans Affairs
The MN Dept of Veterans Affairs assists Minnesota’s 410,000 veterans and their dependents to obtain the benefits and services provided by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, formerly called the Veterans Administration.
Contact Jim Miller for information on unintentional injury and saftey, at
or (612) 970-5662.
My Military Education
Helps Servicemembers maximize their education benefits and deals with other education related information regarding Servicemembers.
VA OIF/OEF Program
Benefits, programs and other information for veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Contact coordinator Duane Kamp at (612) 970-5249 for additional information.