A credential is an occupational license or certification related to a specific job or skill set. Obtaining credentials can help you move forward in your Army career AND give you a head start on planning for your transition to a civilian job.
Army Credentialing Assistance is available for voluntary, off-duty training and education programs and supports the Soldier Life Cycle. For Army Credentialing Assistance, Soldiers have three options:
Both online and in-person credentialing options are available through Central Texas College in the following areas and locations:
The Army Credentialing Assistance program provides funding for courses and exams leading to an industry-recognized academic or vocational credential. Central Texas College offers many exams from these certifying agencies:
For a complete list of exams offered at Central Texas College, visit Testing Services.
To determine your eligibility and request funding, contact your Education Center or Office. Eligibility requirements include, but are not limited to:
For more information, see the Army Credentialing Assistance Program website.