ALPHARETTA, GA, January 04, 2013 /EIN Presswire/
-- Sailors who want to serve their country, get an education and advance their U.S. Navy careers
can take advantage of a unique program known as the Navy College Program.
The program gives sailors the opportunity to earn college credit for work experience, off-duty education and, in many cases, simply for completing Navy training. To take advantage of the Navy College program, sailors need to visit a Navy College Office to have their educational goals analyzed, learn how to apply for college credit for Navy training and even earn college credit by taking exams through the College Level Examination Program (CLEP).
The Education Services specialists, education technicians and guidance counselors do not work for any specific school and can help sailors work towards a technical or occupational certificate or a college degree.
"The Navy College Program is an excellent way for sailors to further their education while serving in the U.S. Navy. It's one of the biggest benefits of joining the Navy and I think that everyone should take full advantage of it. If you're a sailor who's interested in earning a degree while you're active duty, I urge you to visit your nearest Navy College Office," said Larry Fowler of USNavy.com (http://www.usnavy.com/
USNavy.com is a website that's focused on helping potential, reserve and active duty sailors learn about what they can expect in the Navy, including information about joining the U.S. Navy, installations, pay charts, Navy jobs and the benefits that come from serving in the Navy. Additionally, the website can help Navy veterans find a career once they separate and enter into the civilian work force.
"If you're considering a career in the U.S. Navy, but you're not exactly sure where to start, USNavy.com can help. We offer real-life profiles of Navy careers, information about different Navy jobs, retirement information and even tips on how to get into the Naval Academy. If you have questions about joining the military, particularly the Navy, check out USNavy.com. You may be surprised at what you can learn about serving in the Navy," said Fowler.
About USNavy.com: USNavy.com (http://www.usnavy.com/
) is an online resource that's available to help anyone who's searching for a job in the Navy. The website has an extensive wealth of information, including information on Navy bases, basic training, reasons to join the Navy, Navy careers and qualifications to join the Navy. To learn more about joining the U.S. Navy, please visit http://www.usnavy.com/
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