Veterans Affairs Education Benefits
All programs of study offered at the Main Campus at Florence-Darlington Technical College are approved for VA education benefits. The following Continuing Education courses are approved for VA education benefits: Basic ARC Welding, Basic MIG Welding, Basic TIG Welding, Construction Pre-Pipe Welding, and Heavy Equipment Operator.
The Regional Veteran Affairs Office, not FDTC, determines eligibility for VA education benefits. The VA authorizes education benefits to students based on the information that students provide them. Please click on the links below to learn more about the eligibility requirements for VA benefits and how to use these benefits at FDTC. If you require assistance in determining what benefits would be best for you to use, please use the Comparison Tool or call the Regional Veteran Affairs Regional Office at 1-888-442-4551. Press 0 to speak directly to a representative.
FDTC is approved for training under Title 38 of the U.S. Code for the following programs:
**The transferability option under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® allows Servicemembers to transfer all or some unused benefits to their spouse or dependent children. The request to transfer unused GI Bill® benefits to eligible dependents must be completed while servicing as an active member of the Armed Forces:
Other programs certain children and surviving spouses of a veteran may qualify for are as follows:
Certain eligible Soldiers may also qualifiy for:
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Florence-Darlington Technical College does not specifically recruit active military or veteran members. They are provided the same admissions and recruitment information as all prospective students. Incentives of any kind are not provided for recruiting students per South Carolina policies and regulations.
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