Transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses need a bridge from military to civilian employment with education tailored to their career of choice.

At University of the Potomac, a new series of courses, certificates, and programs are aimed at just that transition. Our Education 2 Employment programs are the heart of The Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center, a place to grow your career, start a new career, or change to your next career. Follow these steps to start your transition into a competitive civilian job.

Browse hundreds of workforce training programs

Search hundreds of classes in technology, business, accounting, healthcare and more to find programs to build on your unique skill set. These affordable certificate programs can train you for the latest, in-demand jobs. Have a question? Request information using the link to the right of each program to connect with a training advisor.

Follow career trends on social networks

With more than 300 million members, LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. On the social networking site you’ll find contacts spanning hundreds of industries, including University of the Potomac alumni, faculty members and students. Stay on top of industry trends, find job opportunities, and network with other veterans. Connect with University of the Potomac to learn more.

Network in person

Learn more about career development with a Professional Development & Business Entrepreneurship Seminar presented by The Potomac Alumni Career Advisory Committee. Sign up for information on LinkedIn networking or how to become certified in contract management, IT security management, or project management on Saturday, Oct. 17. RSVP to reserve your spot today.

Ask an expert

At University of the Potomac, we’re serious about helping members of the military transition into new educational opportunities. Talk to a training advisor to get personalized assistance today at 1-844-­235-­9108 or or visit the Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center online at

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