MILITARY FRIENDLY

SCC is committed to helping those who have served our country achieve their educational goals and we are now pleased to offer a new SCC Military Scholarship for active duty, veterans, as well as their spouses and dependents who enroll at the institution and meet all eligibility criteria.

SCC wants to widen your options for professional training and continuing education.  Our professional staff will assist active duty service members, spouses, veterans and their dependents with all their academic and financial needs, admissions and enrollment process, as well as military and veteran’s benefits.

At SCC we offer many advantages:

  • Day and night classes
  • A Variety of Allied Healthcare Education Programs.
  • A combination of lectures, labs, hands-on training and externship to prepare the students for their health care career of choice.
  • Extensive and comprehensive career development assistance.

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SCC Military Scholarship is for all active-duty service members, spouses, veterans and their dependents who qualify and enroll in a program of study at SCC.  The amount of the discount will be credited to the student account card term by term upon confirmation that all eligibility criteria are satisfied and application procedures completed.

Basic Requirements for SCC Military Scholarship for Veterans:

  • Student must meet all SCC admission requirements and be accepted for admission.
  • Student must be enrolled at least half time (as defined in the institutional catalog).
  • Student must maintain compliance with the SCC Satisfactory Academic Progress policy.
  • Student must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.
  • Student must be honorably discharged, or a dependent or spouse of an honorably discharged service member.
  • Student must schedule an appointment with the Financial Aid Advisor; along with a copy of your DD-214 or NGB22 that establishes eligibility for the discount and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE).  Applications and supporting information can be submitted at any time during the course of the first academic year.
  • If a dependent or a spouse of a veteran, student must show documentation to prove they are eligible.

Students are responsible for payment of their tuition and fees not covered by the military or other government agency. The SCC Military Scholarship is nontransferable, nonnegotiable, nonrefundable and has no cash value.

Contact us at 1 (847) 693-3838 to learn even more about our health care programs.

Although your Financial Aid Advisor can assist you with the application process for the following programs, SCC does not determine eligibility or award funding for these programs and provides this overview for informational purposes only.

Student Checklist for SCC Military Discount

Veteran Checklist:

  1. Be enrolled at SCC and accept your Estimated Award Letter.
  2. Complete the admission process and submit the following document:

DD-214 or NGB-22 and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE) to your Financial Aid Advisor via email (ecruz@statecareercollege.edu) or in person.

  1. Certify monthly enrollment on the last day of every month while you are in school.
  2. Notify your Financial Aid Advisor of any changes that you make to your schedule immediately via email or in person.
  3. Student must be enrolled at least half time (as defined in the institutional catalog).

Dependent and Spouse Checklist:

  1. Be enrolled at SCC and accepted your Estimated Award Letter.
  2. Complete the admission process and submit the following document:

DD-214 or NGB-22 and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE) to your Financial Aid Advisor via email (ecruz@statecareercollege.edu) or in person.

  1. Certify monthly enrollment on the last day of every month while you are in school.
  2. Notify your Financial Aid Advisor of any changes that you make to your schedule immediately via email or in person.

YOU MUST NOTIFY YOUR FINANCIAL AID ADVISOR OF ANY CHANGES YOU MAKE TO YOUR SCHEDULE OR PROGRAM WITHIN 10 DAYS.  FAILURE TO DO SO COULD RESULT IN OVERPAYMENT AND IF YOU ARE OVERPAID, SCC COULD BE REQUIRED TO RETURN SOME OR ALL FUNDING RECEIVED FROM VA, WHICH WILL RESULT IN YOU OWING A BALANCE TO THE COLLEGE.

MONTGOMERY GI BILL  Active Duty – Chapter 30

The Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB), also known as Chapter 30, is a Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefit program for eligible service members and veterans.  The MGIB provides up to 36 months of benefits and generally can be used within 10 years from the date of release from active duty.

  • To read more about eligibility and benefits under the MGIB, see:
    Montgomery GI Bill – Veterans and Veterans Administration Student Handouts, Brochures and Regulations
  • To apply electronically, go to Ebenefits (A Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense)

POST-9/11 BILL – Chapter 33

The Post-9/11 GI Bill, known as Chapter 33, is a Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefit program for service members and veterans who served on active duty after September 10, 2001.  You may be eligible if you served at least 90 aggregate days on active duty after September 10, 2001, or were discharged with a service connected disability after 30 days of continuous active duty service after September 11, 2001.  You must continue to be on active duty or have received an honorable discharge or have received an honorable discharge in order to be eligible. The Post-9/11 GI Bill generally provides up to 36 months of benefits with rates determined by length of active duty service.  Benefits are generally payable up to 15 years after release from active duty.

  • To read more about eligibility and benefits available under the Post-9/11 GI Bill, see:
    Post-9/11 GI Bill and Veterans Administration Student Handouts, Brochures and Regulations
  • To apply electronically:
    Ebenefits (A Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense)

Military Tuition Assistance

Additional resources available to eligible members of the military include Federal Military Tuition Assistance, as well as Tuition Assistance Top-Up.  Although your Financial Aid Advisor can assist you with the application process, SCC does not determine eligibility or award funding for these programs.

 

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