How to Pay for School by Joining The Army

An informative guide to your successful career.
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 5/2015 English

Course Description

The course will show you how joining the Army can pay for your college tuition. Inside I detail the process of joining the Army and ways you can earn 50% more money throughout your training. This course will take you through the differences between the Active Duty Army, Army Reserve, and National Guard as well as the Pro's & Con's of each so that you can pick the best choice for your career. As a BONUS, a segment of this course is devoted to explaining Army ROTC and how this program can pay for your school as well as provide additional benefits to your career.

Today's Army is changing rapidly which makes the process of enlisting into the Army a lot different than it was just a few years ago. There are so many routes and benefits to take in the Army that it can seem overwhelming where to start. In this course I explain a lot of valuable information that can make your career so much better. I've had conversations with fellow soldiers after joining and upon comparing jobs, benefits, rank, etc. they wish they would have taken a little more time to understand what all the Army had to offer before signing up. Luckily for you, I have all the information you need to know without the bias perspective of an Army Recruiter breathing down you neck! So Register for the course your future soldier will thank you!

What are the requirements?

  • Take an interest into the Army

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand how to gain the most benefits in their contract
  • Know what's like to be in the Army
  • Be comfortable making a decision on military career
  • Gain insight into Army ROTC
  • Understand how to use Army benefits to pay for school

What is the target audience?

  • People interested in joining the Army
  • Students in college or high school
  • Parents of students in college or high school

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: How to Pay for School by Joining The Army
01:01

This is a brief introduction into "How to Pay for School by Joining The Army". This briefly introduces myself and what you'll receive from the course.



02:57

This lecture gets to the root of why you actually want to join the Army and then explores the benefits of drawbacks of Active Duty Army.

04:48

This lecture highlights the good and the bad of the Army National Guard.

02:13

This lecture discusses the recruiting process giving you valuable information to consider when speaking with a Army Reserve or National Guard Recruiter.

12:25

This lecture is a comprehensive guide on the benefits offered to Active Duty Army, Army Reserve, and National Guard soldiers. Take notes as the "Red Star" denotes extremely valuable information, including how to increase your training pay by 50%!

04:29

Here the process of active duty recruiting is explained and gives tips and things to consider when speaking with an Active Duty Army Recruiter.

02:58

This is the first part of the "Army Life Lecture", giving you inside information on what it's like to join the Army, starting with MEPS. Inside contains key points to ensuring you receive the Army MOS or job that you want.

01:32

This is the second part of the "Army Life Lecture", quickly detailing a typical day in basic training.

01:19

This is the last part of the "Army Life Lecture", covering the life in Advanced Individual Training or your Army job training.

03:51

This lecture covers tips and advice on life after training. Inside briefly explains money management and drawing educational benefits.

07:07

The ROTC program is explained in the video in order to provide an understanding of the requirements as well as the benefits of ROTC.

02:48

A summary of the requirements and benefits of each Army Component, Active Duty Army, Army Reserve, & National Guard is detailed here to quickly breakdown what is offered.

02:03

A short clip of military humor.(Includes Adult Language)

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Instructor Biography

Joe Gunther, Soldier in the United State Army, Ordnance Corps

I am Joe Gunther a Specialist in the Army National Guard and a ROTC Cadet at my university where I'm majoring in business. I first enlisted in 2012 and joining the Army has been one the greatest decisions and one of the best achievements in my life.

I traveled from out of state to come to college and being naive about the true cost of tuition lead me to make the jump to a different state without proper funds to cover tuition. After struggling with financial aid and administration for two years I realized I had to make a change, not only financially but within myself as well. I've since joined the military and it has simply made me more disciplined and a all around better person.

I offer this course because many people I've trained with weren't as diligent in ensuring that they made the best decision, and could have been in a better job and had more benefits had they did a little more research.

I know first hand what it's like to join the Army as new soldier and I want to help other's be informed so they can be satisfied and have a great career!


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