Information Papers

Army National Guard Education Support Center

What is it?
The Army National Guard (ARNG) Education Support Center (ESC), located at the Professional Education Center (PEC) in Arkansas, is the focal point for educational benefits for ARNG Soldiers, their dependents, and civilian employees of the ARNG. Among the many and varied basic services provided by the ESC are the following:

What has the Army done?
Recent additions to ARNG educational benefits and services offered by the ESC include:

Why is this important to the Army?
The ESC ensures that education benefits are used efficiently and effectively. Many Soldiers join the military to advance their educational and career opportunities. Communicating these benefits increases the likelihood that they will be known and used by those who have earned the rights to the programs.

Web sites:
http://www.virtualarmory.com/education
http://www.soc.aascu.org/socguard/Default.html
http://www.atrrs.army.mil/channels/eLearning/smartforce