Education Center

Bldg: 1051, Phone: DSN 782-5148 or Comm 063-470-5148
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 0830-1630,
Friday 0830-1500
Federal & Korean Holiday Hours Vary
E-Mail
8FSS.FSDE.EducationServices@us.af.mil


Greetings from the Wolf Pack Education Team… Your assignment to Kunsan will go by fast.  Put your time to good use and explore the educational opportunities that are available to you.  Come by the education center, located in building 1051, for assistance with all of your educational needs. 

Looking for something else?  If you have already earned your CCAF and are ready for the next level, or you are just in interested in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, we can assist you in finding the right school to meet your needs.  If the local University does not offer exactly what you want, then we can help you find an Online School that will meet your needs.

Don’t know what you want to do?  Take the DANTES Kuder Journey…

Just go to https://dantes.kuder.com

1. Create your account

2. Take ALL THREE Assessments
Career Interests
Skills Confidence
Work Values

3. View Assessment Results
Select “Explore Occupations” on Left Side
Select “Occupations Suggested by Assessment”


Base Training Services:
Military Testing: CDC, PME, AFCT, AFOQT, DLPT, DLAB, and more
Test Control Facility (TCF) number for Kunsan is 96264-21025

Education Services:
Tuition Assistance, CCAF Support, AFA Pitsenbarger Scholarship, AU-ABC
Program, VA Education Benefits Support (Montgomery GI Bill, Post 9/11 GI Bill) and more.

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/

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
Email kunsan-asia@umuc.edu


Other Helpful Links and 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: 

Enlisted:
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: 8FSS.FSDE.EducationServices@us.af.mil

Officer:
Send transcripts to: AFIT Academic Coding Branch 2950 Hobson Way Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433-7765
E-Mail afit.coding@afit.edu with any questions

Study Resources:
Online Academic Skills Course (OASC) Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, & Math Skills
College Placement Skills Training (CPST)
OASC & CPST: www.Nelnetsolutions.com/DANTES/