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About post 9-11 gi bill benefits

The Post 9/11 GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to Veterans with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2001, 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.

Under the Post 9-11 GI Bill, otherwise known as the New GI Bill, no initial payment is required upon enlistment, and veterans' tuition is covered in full as long as these educational costs don't exceed those of the most expensive public college in the veterans' home state. In addition to covering the full cost of education at any public higher education institution in the country, the Post 9-11 Veteran GI Bill also covers costs at many private schools. And the Post 9-11 GI Bill also offers a yearly books-and-supplies stipend, plus a monthly living allowance.

For a summary of Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits, and to see more about Veterans Education Benefits, see the benefit comparison chart.

Post 9-11 vs. Montgomery GI-Bill

The previous expansion of the original GI Bill, Montgomery GI Bill, provided a maximum of $1,100 per month for post-secondary education if Veterans paid a $1,200 deposit at the time of their enlistment. Under the Post 9-11 GI Bill, otherwise known as the New GI Bill, no initial payment is required upon enlistment, and Veterans' tuition is covered in full as long as these educational costs don't exceed those of the most expensive public college in the Veterans' home state. In addition to covering the full cost of education at any public higher education institution in the country, the Post 9-11 Veteran GI Bill also covers costs at many private schools. And the Post 9-11 GI Bill also offers a yearly books-and-supplies stipend, plus a monthly living allowance.

Under the Montgomery GI Bill, veterans had ten years to collect their educational benefits; the Post 9-11 GI Bill allows fifteen years to collect GI Bill benefits towards higher education. Only post-9/11 active duty service counts towards access to the new GI Bill.

Modesto Technical College is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and is approved to enroll students for the post 911 GI Bill Educational Programs.

 

about montgomery gi bill

Modesto Technical College in CA is here to help you make the transition from serving in the armed forces to preparing you for a career in the civilian life.

Under the Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) and in particular chapter 30 GI bill and Chapter 33 GI bill, Veterans had ten years to collect their educational benefits;

Click here for the complete guide to Montgomery GI bill rates (MGIB).

Click Here to see a GI Bill calculator. 

Click here for the GI Bill application.

Approved training under the GI Bill for Veterans includes graduate and undergraduate degrees, and vocational/technical training. All training programs must be offered by an institution of higher learning (IHL) and approved for GI Bill benefits. Modesto Technical College is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and is approved to enroll students for the GI Bill Educational Programs.