Category Archives: Online Career Training

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How Long is the Military Spouse Program?

When you are ready to undertake your career training, you do not want to waste time. You want to get the education you need right away to quickly receive your diploma or certification. This probably has you wondering just how long your chosen military spouse program might be. Well, one answer does not fit all […]

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MyCAA Air Force Wife Benefits

Are you married to an active-duty Air Force member? Do you want to go back to school, but aren’t sure how? With MyCAA Air Force wife benefits, you can! SDI’s Military Spouse Program offers fully accredited online courses from schools you can trust. You can study and learn on your own time, anywhere the air […]

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How to Find a MyCAA Approved School

The MyCAA program was officially reopened in 2010. Since then, it has helped countless military spouses to get the training needed for employment opportunities in portable careers. But how difficult is it to find a good MyCAA approved school? The answer may surprise you. For starters, an approved program must offer students a certification, license […]

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Financial Aid for Military Spouses

Do you remember applying for financial assistance in the past? Perhaps you did some college coursework or were planning on heading to an out-of-state university. There were usually reams and stacks of paperwork and documentation that you had to provide. School officials were not a lot of help and frequently responded with jargon that meant […]

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How Many Programs Can I Take With My Military Spouse Tuition Assistance?

While other schools might limit the use of military spouse tuition assistance to one program, the Sonoran Desert Institute’s Military Spouse Program does not believe in this type of cookie cutter approach. We understand that each student has different interests and skills, which are best served with a broad range of course offerings. There are […]

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Military Spouse Scholarships and Grants vs. the G.I. Bill

The traditional G.I. Bill was created with the assistance of service members in mind. Once honorably discharged, this bill helped to pave the way for tuition assistance, which allowed former military personnel to earn degrees and compete in the civilian marketplace for a job or career position. In contrast, military spouse scholarships and grants benefit […]

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Are There Different Types of Grants for Military Spouses?

It is easy to get confused when researching grants for military spouses. There have been a number of programs that have sprung up, which are frequently thinly disguised high-interest loans. In some cases, these loans are offered for classes that do not provide portable career opportunities and will therefore result in financial hardships down the […]

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How Much Money Can You Get With a Military Spouse Scholarship?

Have you been led to believe that there are no military spouse scholarships that cover the cost of an accelerated education in the allied health field? If this is the case, you will be pleasantly surprised to learn that you can actually qualify for a scholarship amount that covers close to the entirety of the […]

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Military Education Benefits for Spouses

Did you know that there are military education benefits for spouses of military personnel, which may entitle you to up to $4,000 in financial assistance? This figure breaks down to about $2,000 per fiscal year. If your spouse meets the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts program criteria, this benefit can be your key to a worthwhile […]