Education

 

There are education programs available which you may use for a wide variety of approved education and training programs including: apprenticeship and on-the-job training, college degree and certificate programs, flight training, and correspondence courses

 

Veterans may receive Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) services to help with job training, employment accommodations, resume development, and job seeking skills coaching.

 

As of September 20, 2015, you can now apply for Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) benefits online through eBenefits

 

The Education and Employment Initiative assists wounded, ill, and injured Service members to improve their education and career opportunities during their recovery and transition from active duty. 

 

The Veterans Upward Bound Program empowers the men and women who have sacrificially served our nation in the military to transition more effectively into college.

 

The Veterans Center Department is dedicated to providing veterans and active military personnel with assistance to enroll in East Los Angeles College and obtain access to benefits and resources.

 

We are committed to assisting our Veterans and their dependents in a nurturing environment of caring and support needed in order to continue their educational endeavors.  In order to assist with any challenges our Veterans may face, we are proud to provide a one-stop site where our staff specializes in Educational Counseling, Veteran Certification  and Financial Aid. You have served us and now Rio Hondo is here to serve you.

 

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