My Career Advancement Account

MyCAA

 What is MyCAA?

The My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Scholarship Program is a workforce development program administered by the Department of Defense, that provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate's degree in a portable career field and occupation.

 

Determine eligibility - Select a Degree - Apply for Admission

Eligibility and Getting Started

How Do I Know If I'm Eligible?

See If You're Eligible - Apply for MyCAA

When searching MyCAA for institutions, search for Alamo Community College District

Have questions? Contact DST-military@alamo.edu

Career Exploration and Applying for Admission

Why is Alamo Colleges A Good Choice?

 

Compare Our Costs

How far wil $4,000 take you?

Students in courses with special program tuition should contact our representatives for assistance with special course tuition rates.

 

 

 

 

Get More For Less

Our affordability extends the value of Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding.

 For assistance using these tools, contact your college Advisor or our installation site representative.

A Career is Waiting….The Choice is Yours

The Alamo Colleges have a large selection of degree and certificate options. Explore careers and view our degrees using these tools:

 

Decided on A Degree or Certificate?….Don’t Wait….Apply for Admission Today!

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Students Using MyCAA

To begin using MyCAA funds with the Alamo colleges:

  1. Apply for Admission

Apply

The application is free…apply today!

 

  1. Register for Classes

  • Login to ACES and Go to MyPage

Tips:

  • Register early and make note of your payment deadline
  • If you are unable to obtain a MyCAA payment voucher before the payment deadline, contact DST-military@alamo.edu to inquire about a Deferment for Pending MyCAA

 

  1. Submit the Following Documents to MyCAA

  • Your MyCAA Education & Training Plan obtained from your home college Academic Advisor
  • A copy of the current DoD Tuition and Fee Schedule
  • A copy of your current Class Schedule

Tips:

  • Submit all documents in Pdf format in one email
  • If you run into an issue obtaining your Education & Training plan from our Academic Advisor, contact DST-military@alamo.edu
  • Your class schedule is available in ACS

 

  1. Once You Receive Your MyCAA Payment Voucher

 Tips:

  • MyCAA does not pay for fees or instructional materials

 

Military Support Services

Serving military member and their families...

Fort Sam Houston
Building 2268, Room 207
210-486-2004
ajoubert@alamo.edu

 

Lackland Air Force Base
Building 5725, Room 144
210-486-7224
jbarron38@alamo.edu

 

Randolph Air Force Base
Building 210, Room 10
210-486-2901
cjaime2@alamo.edu

 

Good Samaritan Veteran & Transition Center
202 Connelly Street
San Antonio, TX 78203
210-486-2185
bhamilton@alamo.edu