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Spouse Education and Career Opportunities Program

WELCOME MILITARY SPOUSES

The Department of Defense Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program provides education and career guidance to military spouses worldwide and offers comprehensive resources and tools for all stages of your career progression.

Tools and Resources

Research your possibilities by using tools and resources to support you through different career stages as you balance the challenges of mobile military life.

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SECO Assessments

Explore your skills and interests by learning how to apply them to your education and career goals.

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Career Coach

Access expert career advice from a Career Coach.

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Lifecycle Stages

Support, guidance and information relevant to every stage of your career

Career Exploration

Explore career paths that match your interests, skills, abilities and goals, as well as keep pace with your mobile military life. Find information about today’s job market and work opportunities.

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Career Coaching for Military Spouses

Providing information, guidance and support with education, career and life decisions

CAREER COACH: GUIDANCE, RESOURCES AND SUPPORT

 Explore education and career interests

 Learn about education options and licensure or credential requirements

 Prepare to enter or re-enter the workforce

 Connect to organizations committed to hiring military spouses

 Develop a MyICP, individual career plan

Call 800-342-9647. Coaches are available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Saturday.
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Preparing for transition every step of the way!
The Military Spouse Transition Program is made for YOU. MySTeP will help you plan, prepare and be ready for the life your family wants after transitioning out of the military, whenever that time comes. The information, tools and programs highlighted in MySTeP will connect you with the right resources at the right time to help you successfully navigate military life at every stage of your service member’s career.
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