The MCCS Okinawa Education Centers provide adult education opportunities and support for active duty service members, spouses, dependents, and DoD civilians in order to provide access to college courses, funding opportunities, and additional personal and professional development programs.  Education Services Specialists are available to assist students throughout the education process from career to personality exploration utilizing resources, such as Occupational Outlook Handbook and O*Net Interest Profiler, as well as college and university selection research with resources such as College Navigator.

The Personal & Professional Development Voluntary Education Program is here to help you attain your educational goals. To request information, please email education@okinawa.usmc-mccs.org


Attention!
The Camp Foster Education Center (Bldg. 5679, 2nd Floor) will be closed for renovations from January 1 through mid-May 2023. We apologize for any inconvenience. 
Education Center and University of Maryland Global Campus staff are providing limited services at the Camp Foster Library (Bldg. 5679, 1st Floor).

The Marine Corps Tuition Assistance Brief will be held at the Camp Foster Library on Mondays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
The Test of Adult Basic Education will be held at the Camp Foster Library on Thursdays at 9 a.m.

Full services will be available at the MCAS Futenma, Camp Kinser, Camp Courtney, Camp Hansen and Camp Schwab Education Centers.
Modified testing services will be available at the Camp Kinser and Camp Hansen Education Centers. 

Classes & Workshops

Qualified staff will guide you through degree programs, course offerings, military learning for c...

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Tuition Assistance

While you’re on active duty, 100% of your tuition is covered at accredited institutions, up to $2...

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Testing Services

Make the Camp Foster Testing Office your first stop for military, academic, and certification exams!

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Local College Information

Check out these colleges that have in-person campuses on-base in Okinawa.

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Spouse Resources

The Department of Defense established the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program to pr...

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GI Bill

POST 9/11 GI BILL Marines who are looking to pay for their education through the POST 9/11 GI Bil...

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Credentialing Opportunities

Marines planning on joining the civilian workforce can take advantage of credentialing opportunit...

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Enlisted to Officer Programs

Enlisted to Officer (E-O) contains four commissioning programs: Enlisted Commissioning Program (E...

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DoD SkillBridge

The DoD SkillBridge program is an opportunity for transitioning Service Members to gain valuable ...

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Transitioning to College

Whether you are separating or retiring from the service, transitioning out of the military is a p...

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Unit Education Officers

The role of a Unit Education Officer (UEO) is an integral part of the Voluntary Education program.

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Funding Resources

Don't let money prevent you from going to school. Check out the resources listed below on how yo...

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Location

Courtney Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
Foster Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
Futenma Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
Hansen Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
Kinser Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
Schwab Education Center
 Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Friday 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Saturday CLOSED
Holiday Hours
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