Training Options

You’ve earned it! Now use it! Qualified spouses of active duty military members around the world are able to enjoy a $4,000 career education benefit funded through the Department of Defense.  ABTU recommends the following MyCAA approved training, that provide the flexibility and portability required for your military lifestyle and enables you to continue your education and career, wherever you relocate.
Other funding also available!


These courses prepare students to face management and administrative challenges encountered in the current workplace, providing you insight on business office procedures, the use of technology in office administration and emerging trends in the workplace.



With an ever changing environment in the global community, people at all level of employment will need to have a foundation in information technology. This track is designed to let students explore a range of information technology subjects designed to introduce you to the various specializations available within the IT and Security field.



These courses provide opportunities for both new or experienced healthcare professionals to train and prepare for changing protocols and processes using industry mapped certifications. Training courses cover a variety of subjects needed in today’s’ technology rich administrative healthcare environment that can include; Billing & Coding, Electronic Health Records, Anatomy, Physiology,terminology, transcription and more.


The arrangement of tracks below have been assembled with you in mind. These training areas are selected as some of the fastest growing fields in the economy today. They are also selected because of their portability and can be delivered online. The tracks below are customizable to meet your specific needs if you have experience in particular areas and would like to build on other areas. Courses within these tracks can also be used by professionals that need to refresh skills, upgrade competencies and prepare for industry changes.

Business and Professional Tracks

Administrative Assistant

Project Manager
+ Administrative Assistant

Social Media Manager
+ Administrative Assistant

Professional Bookkeeper
+ Administrative Assistant

HR Assistant
+ Administrative Assistant

IT and Cyber Security Tracks

IT Help Desk Administrator

PC Technician

Network Technician

Information Security Manager

Healthcare, Administrative & Electronic Tracks

Medical Admin Assistant
+ Billing & Coding

Medical Administrative Assistant
+ Electronic Health Records

Medical Administrative Assistant +
Billing & Coding & Industry Certifications

Medical Administrative Assistant + Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)


American Business and Technology University

ABTU delivers in-demand training courses, certificates and degrees 100% online. The University was chosen out of nearly 8,000 colleges and universities as a “Best Value School” in 2016 & 2017 and has been voted “Military & Veteran Friendly” 7 years running.

University Highlights:

> Training for in-demand careers  > Self-paced or live online learning  > Live mentoring and tutoring at no cost  > Transfer credit friendly 24/7 Access & Support  > Active Duty, Veterans and Dependents enjoy scholarships and discounts including Military Spouse specific educational assistance

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