Military & Dependents


Central Carolina Technical College has a long, proud history of providing high quality, affordable education to military members and their families. Staff members are available at all CCTC locations to assist our military-affiliated students with making their academic goals a reality. Our classes are offered in a variety of formats to allow greater academic flexibility for unpredictable military schedules.

There are a number of financial aid resources available to military-affliliated students enrolled with CCTC, including the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) for eligible military spouses. Active Duty military and their family members are afforded in-state tuition status immediately upon completion of a military active duty verification or military dependent verification form. 

Whether you desire to complete a military degree, add skills to your resume, or just begin on your path to higher education, we have the resources to get you started on the right foot. For more information about our military-friendly programs, please contact us by phone at 803-666-2422 or email at cctcshaw@cctech.edu . The office is located on Shaw AFB in the Education Center (bldg 501).

Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) is dedicated to providing the highest quality support to student veterans, active duty military personnel, and dependents of active duty and veterans in an atmosphere that provides commitment and respect, and fosters camaraderie while stimulating academic excellence. CCTC's Veterans Resource Center provides support with career services, academic and life skills workshops, tutoring, and a wealth of available college and community resources. Some of the resources available to our military-affiliated students are:

  • Assistance with admissions and financial aid processes
  • Referral services regarding VA benefits, G.I. Bills, and community veterans' organizations
  • Assistance with  career planning, resume writing, and job search assistance
  • Workshops in areas such as learning styles, test preparation, note taking, time management, stress management, and wellness
  • Tutoring referrals
  • Free computer and printer usage in the Center
  • Comfortable study and lounge areas
  • Free coffee

The VRC is located at the Main Campus in Building M100/Room M110 and is open to all student veterans, active duty military personnel, and dependents of military personnel who have a valid military ID card. For more information on the VRC call 803.778.7816 or contact the CCTC Veterans' Affairs Representative at 803.778.7845.


 

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Date/Time Published:12/22/2014 2:03