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CHCP Military and Veteran Services

Military / VA Services

Military Discount & Tuition Assistance

    Military Friendly Schools

The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP) is committed to helping those who have served our country to achieve their educational goals and is pleased to offer a new CHCP Military Discount (20% of total tuition costs!) for active duty, veterans, as well as their spouse and dependents who enroll at the institution and meet all eligibility criteria.
 

CHCP understands your options for professional training and continuing education.  Our professional staff will assist our active duty service members, spouses, veterans and their dependents with academic and financial needs, admissions and enrollment process, as well as military and veteran’s benefits.

At CHCP we offer many advantages:

  • Campuses in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas and Fort Worth  and available in an Online learning format with classes beginning throughout the year.
  • A Wide Variety of Allied Health Care Education Programs.
  • We use a combination of lectures, labs, and hands-on training to fully prepare students for their health care career of choice.
  • Career development assistance.
  • CHCP Military Discount (20% of total tuition costs) for all active-duty service members, spouses, veterans and their dependents who qualify and enroll in a program of study at CHCP.  The amount of the discount will be credited to the student account card term by term upon confirmation that all eligibility criteria are satisfied and application procedures completed.

Basic Requirements for CHCP Military Discount for Veterans:

  • Student must meet all CHCP entrance requirements and be accepted for admission.
  • Student must be enrolled at least half time (as defined in the institutional catalog).
  • Student must maintain compliance with the CHCP Satisfactory Academic Progress policy.
  • Student must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.
  • Student must be honorably discharged, or a dependent or spouse of an honorably discharged service member.
  • Student must fill out the CHCP Military Discount Application in full and turn in to your Financial Aid Advisor; along with a copy of your DD-214 or NGB22 that establishes eligibility for the discount and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE).  Applications and supporting information can be submitted at any time during the course of the first academic year.
  • If a dependent or a spouse of a veteran, student must show documentation to prove they are eligible.

Students are responsible for payment of their tuition and fees not covered by the military or other government agency. The CHCP Military Discount is non transferable, non negotiable, non refundable and has no cash value.

CHCP is proud to offer educational opportunities to those who serve our country. 

Contact us at 1-800-487-6728 to learn even more about our health care programs.

Although your Financial Aid Advisor can assist you with the application process for the following programs, CHCP does not determine eligibility or award funding for these programs and provides this overview for informational purposes only.

 

MONTGOMERY GI BILL  Active Duty – Chapter 30

The Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB), also known as Chapter 30, is a Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefit program for eligible service members and veterans.  The MGIB provides up to 36 months of benefits and generally can be used within 10 years from the date of release from active duty.

To read more about eligibility and benefits under the MGIB, see:
Montgomery GI Bill - Veterans      and

Veterans Administration Student Handouts, Brochures and Regulations

To apply electronically, go to

Ebenefits (A Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense)
 

POST-9/11 BILL – Chapter 33

The Post-9/11 GI Bill, known as Chapter 33, is a Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefit program for service members and veterans who served on active duty after September 10, 2001.  You may be eligible if you served at least 90 aggregate days on active duty after September 10, 2001, or were discharged with a service connected disability after 30 days of continuous active duty service after September 11, 2001.  You must continue to be on active duty or have received an honorable discharge or have received an honorable discharge in order to be eligible. The Post-9/11 GI Bill generally provides up to 36 months of benefits with rates determined by length of active duty service.  Benefits are generally payable up to 15 years after release from active duty.

To read more about eligibility and benefits available under the Post-9/11 GI Bill, see:

Post-9/11 GI Bill         and

Veterans Administration Student Handouts, Brochures and Regulations

To apply electronically:

Ebenefits (A Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense)
 


Military Tuition Assistance

Additional resources available to eligible members of the military include Federal Military Tuition Assistance, as well as Tuition Assistance Top-Up.  Although your Financial Aid Advisor can assist you with the application process, The College of Health Care Professions does not determine eligibility or award funding for these programs.

The Federal Military Tuition Assistance Program

The Military Tuition Assistance Programs provide tuition assistance for eligible service members to pursue voluntary off duty education.  Service members must obtain Military Tuition Assistance through their branch of service. To obtain Military Tuition Assistance, you need to visit your installation’s education office in order to receive college counseling and develop and education plan.  You must apply for and receive written authorization to receive Tuition Assistance.

For more information on Military Tuition Assistance and links to Military Tuition Assistance information for each branch of service, see:

Military.com Tuition Assistance (TA) Program Overview

Tuition Assistance Top-Up

If you are approved for Federal Tuition Assistance by a military program, and are eligible for Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) or Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits, you may be eligible for an additional benefit called Tuition Assistance Top-Up.  The amount of the benefit can be equal to the difference between the total cost of a college course and the amount of Tuition Assistance that is paid by the military for the course.  If you receive the Top-Up benefit, your MGIB or Post-9/11 benefits will be reduced.

For more information on Tuition Assistance Top-Up and how to apply, see:

Tuition Assistance Top-Up

For more information, read about Education Benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs at:

United States Department of Veterans Affairs Education Resources

Or call toll free 1.888.GI.BILL1

 

Student Checklist for CHCP Military Discount

Veteran Checklist:

  1. Be enrolled at CHCP and accepted your Estimated Award Letter.
  2. Complete and submit CHCP’s Military Discount Application, DD-214 or NGB-22 and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE) to your Financial Aid Advisor via email or in person.
  3. Certify monthly enrollment at W.A.V.E. on the last day of every month while you are in school.
  4. Notify your Financial Aid Advisor of any changes that you make to your schedule immediately via email or in person.
  5. Student must be enrolled at least half time (as defined in the institutional catalog).

Dependent and Spouse Checklist:

  1. Be enrolled at CHCP and accepted your Estimated Award Letter.
  2. Complete and submit CHCP’s Military Discount Application, DD-214, or NGB-22 that establishes eligibility, and Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE) to your Financial Aid Advisor via email or in person.
  3. Notify your Financial Aid Advisor of any changes that you make to your schedule immediately via email or in person.

YOU MUST NOTIFY YOUR FINANCIAL AID ADVISOR OF ANY CHANGES YOU MAKE TO YOUR SCHEDULE OR PROGRAM WITHIN 10 DAYS.  FAILURE TO DO SO COULD RESULT IN OVERPAYMENT AND IF YOU ARE OVERPAID, CHCP COULD BE REQUIRED TO RETURN SOME OR ALL FUNDING RECEIVED FROM VA, WHICH WILL RESULT IN YOU OWING A BALANCE TO THE COLLEGE.
 

CHCP Military Discount Application

 

Veterans Administration Programs