Start a New Career with VET TEC!

April 5, 2021

Are you a veteran looking for your next career? We’re excited to announce that you can now use VET TEC to fund your career change with Codeup! The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has renewed VET TEC funding, which will allow more veterans to launch a career in tech. Haven't heard of VET TEC? Not sure if you’re eligible? Keep reading!

What is VET TEC?

VET TEC, which stands for Veteran Employment Through Technology Education Courses, is a program through the VA that matches career accelerators like Codeup with veterans looking to gain high-tech skills. Programs like Codeup will help you build the skills you need to become, for example, a Web Developer or Data Scientist, while the VA helps you to pay for the tuition.

Who is eligible to use VET TEC?

To qualify for VET TEC, you must:

  1. Not be on active duty
  2. Qualify for VA Education Assistance under the GI Bill
  3. Have at least one day of unexpired GI Bill entitlement

Can’t use VET TEC? Not to worry! We also accept other VA benefits including VR&E Vocational Rehab and Chapter 33 GI Bill. Our grant partners also love helping veterans.

How Codeup can help

Based in Military City but available remotely across Texas, Codeup is proud to support our veterans. We have helped hundreds of veterans become Data Scientists and Software Developers. Using your VA benefits and VET TEC, you can start your next career in just under 6 months with our full-time, fully immersive programs. Unlike many other coding bootcamps, we don’t just teach you the skills and call it a day. We will help you actually get a job in your new career of choice. Get hired within 6 months of graduating, or get your money back. Always wanted to be a coder? Interested in bringing ideas to life through apps and websites? Learn more about our Full-Stack Web Development program here. Love analyzing things? Enjoy math? Worked in intelligence? You might love using data to tell stories and make business decisions. Learn about our Data Science program here.

When can you start?

Take a look at our upcoming classes below. Keep in mind, these are subject to change, so contact our admissions team ( for the latest admissions information!Web Development (2021)April 12thMay 24thAugust 9thOctober 4thNovember 1stDecember 6thData Science (2021)June 14thOctober 4th

Quick Tip About VET TEC

If you do plan to use it, make sure to go through our admissions process as quickly as possible. VET TEC funding runs out fast, so your enrollment needs to be certified before funding runs out. Ready to get started using VET TEC at Codeup? Apply now! Make sure to let us know you plan to use VET TEC so we can help expedite your application! Come find out why Codeup is the best option for veterans looking to start a career in tech.