About montgomery
About Post 9-11
GI Bill


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If you have served your country in the military and are ready for your next career move we can help you get the training you need for a fulfilling career. You military service has qualified you for financial support to get the training you need for your next career. This web site will provide you details of the financial support you can expect and the career options you can pursue at Modesto technical College.

Modesto Technical College is recognized by the State of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and is approved for the training of veterans. Our approved status allows military veterans and their immediate families who are entitled to funding under the GI Bill to receive an appropriate payment from the Veterans Administration for training received at Modesto Technical College. We are dedicated to providing our students with” Hire Education” which is the Education and training that will get them Hired in a fulfilling new career. Our counseling staff is trained in the details of the various GI Bill funding options available to finance your training. If you are interested in a new career we will work with you to identify the training classes and funding options to help you get the training you need at the lowest possible cost to you. Click here to contact us for help

Post 911 GI Bill

The Post 9 11 GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2011, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Modesto Tech is also an approved training school for the Post 9 11 GI Bill.

Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty (MGIB-AD)

The Montgomery GI Bill Benefits program provides up to 36 months of education benefits through Modesto Technical College. This benefit is approved to be used for degree and certificate programs, flight training, apprenticeship/on-the-job training and correspondence courses. Remedial, deficiency, and refresher courses may be approved under certain circumstances. Generally, benefits are payable for 1- years following your release from active duty. This program is also commonly known as Chapter 30.

Approved for GI bill benefits

 Because our technical courses are approved for GI bill benefits you can get training and practical experience quickly and get on to a fulfilling long term career. In a university course you can spend months (years?) in the classroom and graduate with lots of book knowledge but little practical experience in your area of study. We are centrally located and can serve all of northern California.  Our location in Modesto is especially convenient for students in Turlock. Manteca, Merced, Gustine, Newman, and Fresno. If you live in our around the Modesto area, stop by and schedule a tour with us to see how we can benefit your future today!

The technical training we provide for GI Bill Veterans is unparalleled in the industry, and no other technical college offers the courses we offer in one convenient location.

Veterans Benefits Training Schools

Being Approved by the State of CA Bureau allows Vocational Colleges, including Modesto Technical College to provide training in trade and technical areas, and to provide training as one of the GI Bill Approved Schools. We feature training for the beginner as well as the advanced Technician. Classes are offered during the day, evening and on the weekend.