Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program

The MyCAA program is open to all eligible spouses under the new program guidelines below: MyCAA accounts will be limited to the new $4,000 maximum benefit with a $2000 fiscal year cap. Waivers to the fiscal year cap will be available for spouses pursuing licensure or credentials with a cost that exceeds the $2,000 fiscal year cap up to the total maximum assistance of $4,000. Spouses must finish their program of study within three years from the start date of the first course. Funding is limited to only Associate’s degrees, credentials and licensure programs.

Please allow for 14 days for approval of all financial assistance documents. All spouses (even if you no longer qualify for the MyCAA program) that have had a MyCAA account can still access all your course information by logging-in into the MyCAA website.    The Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Programis an employment assistance program that provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate’s degree in a portable career field and occupation. MyCAA Program Basics:The MyCAA Fact Sheetexplains: Who is eligible to participate in the MyCAA Program What MyCAA funding does and does not pay for How to establish a MyCAA Account How to provide feedback to MyCAA How to get additional information and assistance.



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Career Phase:
  • Active Duty or Deployed
Discharges Allowed:
  • Honorable
Military Branch:
  • No Requirement
Programs for Family Members:
  • Military Spouse
Service Counties:
  • Virtual - Online Only
Services Category:
  • Ed - Scholarships and Tuition Assistance
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
  • No Disability Requirement
Vet Plus: