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My Education

 

Click the links below to open a presentation that will guide you through using the system and submitting requests.

 

webTa Application Users Guide

 

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Deployed and Long Distance students should submit all future requests through this web-based system.

Programs & Resources


Leadership Scholar Program (LSP)

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This is a partnership between universities and colleges and the U.S. Marine Corps. Its purpose is to:

 

 

  • Help honorably discharging Marines continue their education
  • Identify those Marines that might qualify to apply to institutions
  • Present these young men and women to the University Admissions
    Office
  • The partnership will ideally secure “guaranteed acceptance” for at
    least a couple of the qualified applicants at colleges & universities.

The U.S. Marine Corps has teamed with many universities to allow a good number of Marines and Sailors to be accepted directly, without competing against other applicants. The Marine Corps and Navy will send some great service members to participating universities, with both academic potential and superb leadership skills, who will make a contribution to their campus beyond just being a good student.

Eligible Active Duty Marines and Sailors with scores above 70 on the AFQT and above 115 on their GCT should call (910) 449-9748 or visit www.leadershipscholarprogram.com for more information.


JST TRANSCRIPT

The Joint Service Transcript (JST) documents recommended college credit for military training in a format widely accepted by colleges and universities.

The actual type and amount of credit awarded will depend on the policies of the college or universities you attend and your academic goal.

If you would like an official JST transcript sent to your college or university, please see an Education Assistance Counselor. Our office can also assist you in making corrections to your SMART transcript.

 

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SOCMAR PROGRAM

The Service Member Opportunity Colleges Marine Corps (SOCMAR) is a contract-for-degree agreement between the college and student at the Associate and Bachelor
degree levels.

In order for the contract to be fulfilled, the student must complete 25% of their degree with the college.

SOC also guarantees the transfer of courses between SOC member colleges. Agreements are available to active duty and their spouses. If a student is interested in obtaining their SOC agreement they should contact their college or university.


Apprenticeship (USMAP)
USMAP enhances your job skills and shows your motivation for more challenging military assignments. Having a DOL and NC Certificate of Completion is a definite advantage in getting a better civilian jobs since employers know the value of apprenticeships.

The program requires no off-duty hours and depending on how long you have been in the military you can be granted up to half of the required OJT hours for military experience. There is no testing involved – the program only requires you to log your hours every day at work on the computer.

If you want to get a jump on the competition for those great career jobs after your tour of duty, enroll in the program at https://usmap.cnet.navy.mil

 

VIP Program


Education Center – MCB Camp Lejeune – MCAS New River, NC (5/14)
For more info – call 910-451-3091

 

 

VIP Program COOL (Credentialing Opportunities On-Line) helps Marines find information on certifications and licenses related to their Military Occupational Specialties (MOSs). COOL explains how Marines can meet civilian certification and license requirements and provides links to numerous resources to help get them started.

COOL is a resource for:

  • Marines who want to know what civilian credentials relate to their MOS and how to obtain them.
  • Marines who want to distinguish themselves through growth in their occupational field or enhance their transition readiness.
  • Education, Career and Transition Advisors providing guidance on education, personal and professional development, and career requirements and opportunities.
  • Marine Corps Recruiters who want to show potential recruits the opportunities for professional growth and civilian career preparation available through service in the Marine Corps.
  • Employers and Credentialing Boards interested in how military training and experience prepares Marines for civilian credentials and jobs.

 

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Contact Info

John A. Lejeune Education Center


Bldg 825 Stone Street, Camp Lejeune


 Hours  
 Mon - Thu 0730-1800
 Fri 0730-1700
 Sat & Sun Closed
 For Holiday Hours, click here.


 Phone 910-451-3091/9127
 DSN 751-3091/2749
 Fax 910-451-5512
 Testing Military 910-451-3092
 Testing Civilian 910-451-9289
 Apprenticeship 910-451-0064
 Long Distance 910-451-9151/450-9080
We can be reached via email at LejTA@usmc-mccs.org
Expect a response within 24 hours
(excluding weekends and holidays)

 

Map to Bldg 825

 

The John A. Lejeune Education Center (Bldg 825) aboard Camp Lejeune is open for college and university classes from 0730 to 2200 Monday through Friday and 0730 to 1700 on Saturday and Sunday (when weekend classes are scheduled.)

Education counselors are available from 0730 to 1800 Monday through Thursday and 0730 to 1700 on Friday.

 


 


Contact Info

MCAS New River Education Center


Bldg AS-212 Bancroft Street, MCAS New River Education Center


 Hours  
 Mon - Fri 0730-1700
 


 Phone 910-449-6623/5397
 DSN 752-6623/5397
 Fax 910-449-6439
 Testing Military 910-451-3092
 Testing Civilian 910-451-9289
 Apprenticeship 910-449-5397
 Long Distance 910-450-9151/450-9080

 

Education Assistance

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Core Services

The Education Counselors at Education Assistance can assist personnel in starting or completing their journey towards their college degree. Questions about our core services should be directed to the education center staff. We look forward to assisting our customers with these and any other educational needs.

 

  • Financial Aid Counseling
  • Apprenticeship Program Information
  • SMART Transcripts and Corrections
  • Education Counseling and Information for active duty, retirees, family members,
    and DoD affiliated personnel
  • Information on SOC Programs
  • Military and Civilian Testing Office