Eligible active-duty members of the U.S. Coast Guard may receive Coast Guard Tuition Assistance (CGTA) for classes taken off-duty. CGTA may fund courses for eligible participants 100 percent of the amount paid for tuition and fees up to the maximum amount of:
For assistance applying to CSU through the NKO or WebTA Portal, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 977-8449 ex 6521.
If your education service officer uses the automated TA process via the NKO Portal, you may access the NKO website here: https://wwwa.nko.navy.mil/portal/home/
You may access the SOP on how to complete the WEBTA process here: http://www.uscg.mil/hq/cg1/cgi/active_duty/pay_for_college/ta/SOP_eTA_Member.pdf
TA is available to members seeking their first degree. TA is no longer authorized for members pursuing an additional degree at the same or lower level. To access CGTA frequently asked questions, please visit http://www.uscg.mil/hq/cg1/cgi/active_duty/pay_for_college/ta/ta_faq.asp.