Education Programs

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Student Aid Resources

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Voluntary Education Civilian College Distance Learning Exam Proctoring

Voluntary Education Civilian College Distance Learning Exam Proctoring

welcome to the 87fss education and training center

Bldg. 3829 on School House Road adjacent to Falcon Courts North Housing
JB MDL McGuire


Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday: 8am – 3pm
Friday: By Appointment Only

The Education and Training Center (ETC) is home-base to Voluntary Education, Base Training, Formal Training, Civilian Training Management and Testing. The ETC offers excellent educational opportunities to military personnel, family members, and civilian employees. On and off-base programs are available, as are a number of other services.

Programs at the ETC include college classes, academic advising, Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) counseling, Air Force Commissioning advisement, Kuder career guidance tools, Troops-to-Teachers, Transition Assistance Program counseling, Military Tuition Assistance guidance, scholarships and an array of testing opportunities: WAPS / PME / CDC / DLAB / DLPT / CLEP / DDST / SAT / ACT / FAA / AFCT / AFOQT / TBAS / EDPT / OPI.

Two-year degree programs are available through Rowan College at Burlington County (Formerly Burlington County College) and the Community College of the Air Force. Baccalaureate degree programs are offered through Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Rutgers University, Southern Illinois University, and Wilmington University. Graduate programs are available from Central Michigan University, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Rutgers University, and Wilmington University.


87FSS Education & Training Center compiled Scholarship Listing and Sites so that current/potential students can easily understand and take advantage of what’s available for them.

For more information on Scholarship Programs, please call 609.754.5345.


87FSS Education & Training Center’s knowledgeable staff can assist you with getting a Federal Student Aid.

For more information on Federal Student Aid, call 609.754.5345.

The 87FSS Librar-e & Resource Commons on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst offers a FREE tutor/academic assistance program. Students can receive coaching individually and/or in groups.

The mission of this program is to support our military personnel, their dependents, and our civilian employees in their college careers by providing academic assistance for traditional and distance learning courses.


NEW! The Enlisted Promotions References and Requirements Catalog (EPRRC) identifies promotion cycles and test administration periods, as well as the available enlisted promotion tests and associated study references for Airmen preparing for promotion.

The EPRRC is located at:

Be ready!


Higher Ed Partnerships (1)
College Open House at JB MDL
Mandatory MilTA Breifing1
CCAF Degree Completion
DANTES Online Education
Kuder Career Interest Inventory Assessment