DoD Spouse Education and Career Opportunities (SECO)
The Department of Defense Spouse Education and Career Opportunities (SECO) Program provides expert education and career guidance to military Spouses worldwide. SECO offers comprehensive information, tools and resources to support career exploration, education, training, licensing, employment readiness and career connections. The four main components of service delivery for the SECO program are: the MySECO website which provides a comprehensive set of virtual tools and resources to assist military Spouses in the pursuit of their educational and employment goals; the Military OneSource SECO Career Center where certified career coaches provide comprehensive counseling services at no cost; the My Career Advancement Account Scholarship, which is a workforce development initiative that provides up to $4,000 (with an annual fiscal year cap of $2,000) of tuition assistance for licensure and education to eligible military Spouses; and the Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP), which is an employment and career partnership connecting military Spouses with more than 500 partners who have committed to recruit, hire, promote and retain military Spouses in portable careers. Online, in the community, or on the phone, SECO ensures military Spouses have all the opportunities and connections they need to find a career that fits their mobile military life.