Education & Training
At the Kunsan AB Education Center, we offer opportunities to help you along your career paths such as basic skills education testing, college prep, assistance with financial aid, and tuition. We also act as an official DANTES testing site for the SAT, ACT, GRE, and GED. Many of our services are also available to spouses of active-duty personnel. We have professional guidance counselors who will help guide active duty, dependents, and DoD civilian employees on a customized education path to meet your personal and professional goals.
University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC): https://www.asia.umgc.edu/
Under PACOM contract, the University of Maryland, Global Campus (UMGC), Asian Division, has an office on Kunsan, which is located in the education center. UMGC offers both traditional classroom and online classes. Onsite course offerings are geared to those members needing to satisfy any remaining Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) requirements. UMGC provides 90+ Certificate and Degree Programs (onsite and online) as well as host country language courses.
Degree Programs & Certificates:
UMGC provides 90+ degree options from certificates to Doctorate studies in Business Mgt. , Cyber Security, IT, Computer Science, Liberal Arts, and more. Go to the UMGC Asia Web Site for more information: https://www.asia.umgc.edu/
Helpful Links & Information
Updating your records:
Make sure you keep your education records up to date. Start by ensuring your personal information, and supervisor information, is correct in AFVEC: Log into AFVEC and select Personal Data from the right-hand column and make any necessary updates. Next, select the “Supervisor” link (also in the right-hand column) and make any necessary updates.
Academic Progress and Education level updates:
Send College/University transcripts to CCAF: Community College of the Air Force 100 South Turner Blvd, Maxwell AFB Gunter Annex AL 36114-3011
To update your Military Record with your completed degree, please submit an official transcript showing the degree conferred to the education center. An official transcript must be sealed and marked as “official” by the school. The official transcript can be sent to the Education Center Org Box:
Send transcripts to AFIT Academic Coding Branch 2950 Hobson Way Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433-7765
Base Training Services:
Military Testing: CDC, PME, AFCT, AFOQT, DLPT, DLAB, and more
Test Control Facility (TCF) number for Kunsan is 96264-21025
Tuition Assistance, CCAF Support, AFA Pitsenbarger Scholarship, AU-ABC
program, VA Education Benefits Support (Montgomery GI Bill, Post 9/11 GI Bill), and more.
National Testing Center (NTC)
The NTC is located in Building 1104 and is operated by UMGC. The NTC offers CLEP, DSST, Pearson VUE, and placement tests as well as third-party proctoring for college exams. The first attempt at any one of these subject tests taken for college credit is at no cost to active duty members.
Study guides for tests can be found at the base library or visit the AF Virtual Education Center (AFVEC), select the “Information” dropdown, and then click the “study guides” link under the information column.
To register for and schedule a test, go to the NTC website: https://www.asia.umgc.edu/ntc/kunsan-ab-korea
For any other questions concerning the NTC, POC is UMGC, Building 1051, Room 113
Phone: DSN 782-7294 or 063-470-7924
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