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General Information
Mon-Fri, 0830- 1730
SHAPE Bldg. 212, RM 128
DSN: 423-3466
DSN (from US): 314-423-3466
COMM (within Belgium): 065 44.34.66
COMM (from US): 011 32 65 44.34.66
Email: usarmy.benelux.imcom-europe.mbx.dhr-education-center@mail.mil
Facebook: USAG Benelux Education Center

Army and Air Force Personnel Testing Center 
  DSN: 423-5501, Building 212, RM 116

Testing Center services are by appointment ONLY, please contact the Test Examiner. 
Walk-in Testing Center services are NOT available.
  Wide ranges of Army Personnel Tests (APT) and Air Force tests available include: Selection Instrument for Flight Training (SIFT), AF Defense Language Aptitude (AST), Armed Forces Classification Test (AFCT), Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE), GT Predictor, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB), Defense Language Aptitude (DLAB), Defense Language Proficiency Tests (DLPTs), and The Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI), Squadron Officer School (SOS), Air Command and Staff College (ACSC), Air War College (AWC), End Of Course (EOC), and Airfield Management Craftsman Course (AMCC). Please contact our Test Examiner to get a complete listing of offered tests.
Testing Center services The Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) test offered are American College Testing (ACT), SAT, Graduate Record Exam (GRE) Subject Exam, and Law School Admissions Test (LSAT). 

College Programs

Please contact the colleges listed below directly to get additional information about their degree plans and for enrollment assistance.  There are 2 academic institutions offering face-to-face classes: UMUC and University of Oklahoma.   A Bachelor's degree requires 120 semester hours, an Associate degree typically requires 60-65 semester hours, and a Certificate program usually requires 15-32 semester hours of credit. 

Central Texas College
Central Texas College offers the following vocational-occupational degrees:  Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Professions, Legal Assistant, Applied Management/Military Science, Hospitality Management, and Microsoft System Administrator Certification.   
For more information, contact:

CTC Representative

DSN 423-7447, RM 112

Website: www.ctcd.edu

University of Maryland University College, Europe
UMUC offers Master's degrees in Counseling, Management Information Systems/Information Technology, and Public Administration.  The college also offers lower and upper level courses, leading towards a Bachelor's degree.  Undergraduate classes typically meet twice a week in the evening; 3 hours per class session for an 8 week period.  UMUC also offers several Associate's of Arts degrees including General Studies, Computer Studies, Management Studies, and Business/Management Studies.

The University of Maryland University College Europe National Test Centers (NTCs) offer on-site testing services to includes
 College Level Examination Program (CLEP) Tests, DANTES Standardized Subject Tests (DSST), and Pearson View online examinations and certifications.
 Please contact the NTC Local Manager at CML: +32.(0)65.44.5173 or DSN 423.5173 for a full listing of available tests.
For more information, contact:
UMUC Representative
CML: +32.(0)65.44.5173 or DSN: 423-5173

Website: http://www.ed.umuc.edu/

Email: shap@europe.umuc.edu

University of Oklahoma
The University of  Oklahoma offers a Master of Arts degree with an emphasis in International Relations.  The degree is designed for military personnel and members of the military community to have a broader understanding of world affairs from a variety of perspectives.  The degree can be completed within 13 to 24 months.

For more information, contact:
OU Representative
DSN: 423-3654

Website: http://www.goou.ou.edu/
 Email: apshape@ou.edu

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the world's oldest, largest, and most prestigious university specializing in aviation and aerospace. It is the only fully accredited, aviation-oriented university in the world.  Students will be able to choose from Aviation Maintenance Technology or Aviation Safety Certificates, Pre-Engineering Studies, Bachelor of Aeronautics, Master of Science in Leadership, or Master of Science in Project Management.

For more information, contact:
Embry-Riddle University Representative
Website: http://worldwide.erau.edu/
Email: maddoxe2@erau.edu

Online Academic Skills Course
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DSN: 423-3466, RM 128

Peterson's Online Academic Skills Course (OASC) for Military Success is designed for individuals in the U.S. military who want to build their reading comprehension, vocabulary, and math skills to pass their exams, excel in their jobs, advance their careers, or continue their education.


Multi-Use Learning Facility 
RM 129

The Multi-Use Learning Facility, at the USAG Benelux Education Center on SHAPE, has available for use by all U.S. ID card holders a computer lab and classrooms. The computer lab is equipped with five computer terminals each with Internet access and CAC readers. As well as being available for individual use, these computers are available for unit or group training. The four classrooms vary in size with the largest being able to accommodate up to 35 people. These rooms are perfect for unit briefs, promotion boards, meetings, and training. Two of the classrooms are equipped with SMART Boards, which have Internet access. 
Air Force Education Advisor
Airmen and Air Force Officers can contact the following Air Force Education Centers for Air Force specific education information:
Ramstein AB Education Center, Germany at DSN: (314) 480.2032
Geilenkirchen AB Education Center, Germany at DSN: (314) 458.6094/5/6
Spangdahlem AB Education Center, Germany at DSN: (314) 452.6063
Please call with questions about the following:
Finishing your CCAF, Tuition Assistance (TA), Spouse's TA (STAP), The AU to ABC Program, and your education benefits under the New GI Bill.
Navy Adult Education Center Rota, Spain
Sailors can contact the Navy Adult Education Center at Rota for Navy Education specific questions.
Navy College Office (Rota Education Office)
3rd Street & Enriquez Street, Building 1
Rota (Cadiz), Spain 11520
PSC 819 Box 54, FPO AE 09645
DSN: (314) 727.2798/2785
DSN FAX: (314) 727.2994
COMM: 011.34.956.82.2994