Military Applicants​

ICPM’s management development programs help US service men and women transition to civilian employment

US Military Tuition Assistance Programs

With the CM certification on your resume, you can translate your military management and leadership experience to a skillset that employers demand in the public and private sectors. The CM certification distinguishes job seekers from other candidates and open the doors to more employment opportunities. The programs below provide financial assistance to qualifying active-duty and former US military personnel and their families.

Navy COOL

provides payment assistance for active-duty Navy personnel

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Marine Corps COOL

provides payment assistance for active-duty Marine personnel

Air Force COOL

provides payment assistance for active-duty Air Force personnel

Post 9/11 G.I. Bill

provides tuition reimbursement for all active-duty US military personnel and veterans

Payment Assistance through the Navy's Credentialing Program Office/Navy COOL

If you are on active duty in the US Navy you may qualify for payment assistance through the Navy’s Credentialing Program Office/Navy COOL. Many ratings, jobs and occupations are eligible for funding of the CM Certification. If you qualify, Navy COOL will pay $525 for the CM application and exam fees. COOL is not authorized to pay for any training or training materials.

Navy COOL CM Application Process

Payment Assistance through the Marine Corps Credentialing Program Office/Marine Corps COOL

If you are on active duty in the US Marines you may qualify for payment assistance through the Marine Corps Credentialing Program Office/Marine Corps COOL. Many ratings, jobs and occupations are eligible for funding of the CM Certification. If you qualify, Marine Corps COOL will pay $525 for the CM application and exam fees. COOL is not authorized to pay for any training or training materials.

Marine Corps COOL CM Application Process

Payment Assistance through the Air Force’s Credentialing Program Office/Air Force COOL

The Community College of the Air Force officially launched the Air Force Credentialing Opportunities Online program March 16, 2015. If you are on active duty in the US Air Force you may qualify for payment assistance through Air Force COOL.

Many ratings, jobs and occupations are eligible for funding of the CM certification. If you qualify, Air Force COOL will pay $795 for the entire CM bundle.

Air Force COOL CM Application Process

Tuition Reimbursement under the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill

Since 2001, ICPM has been approved to provide certification tests to veterans and other eligible persons as indicated:

Eligible persons must pay in advance for the test and apply to the VA for reimbursement. To learn more visit the G.I. Bill website.

Are you Ready to Propel your Management Career?

Regardless of where you are in your management career, ICPM has a management certification program to fit your management goals. If you are ready to get started on your management career path, complete an application today.

With the CM certification on your resume, you can translate your military management and leadership experience to a skillset that employers demand in the public and private sectors. The CM certification distinguishes job seekers from other candidates and open the doors to more employment opportunities.

Are you a (COOL) Military Purchasing Agent?

If you are an authorized COOL military purchasing agent, please provide ICPM with the needed information on your approved service member. For any service member to receive access to ICPM’s program offerings, information including contact and payments for approved ICPM program offerings must be submitted here.

Once this information is submitted and received, ICPM will immediately communicate with the service member for them to complete the required application to access to included learning materials and exams for the program being pursued.