The Army Education Center's (AEC) mission is to vigorously promote lifelong learning opportunities, which will sharpen the competitive edge of the Army by providing and managing quality self-development programs and services.

Basic Skill Education Program


Testing at the Education Center

Testing is by appointment only; please contact (804) 765-3570 to be scheduled.  

Army Personnel Testing (APT) Examinations offered:

  • Armed Forces Classification Test (AFCT) 
  • Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)
  • Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT)
  • Selection Instrument Flight Training (SIFT) **must have GT score of 110 or higher to test for SIFT**
  • Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)  Prep for TABE with Online Tools Training 



Available 24/7 and provides online educational services.

ArmyIgnitEd automates many of the paper-based processes Soldiers historically conducted with an education counselor; common requests include:

  • Tuition assistance (TA)
  • Class enrollment, both classroom and distance learning
  • Counseling requests (academic, vocational, or in/out processing)
  • Military withdrawal questions and requests
  • Recoupment
  • Statement of Understanding
  • Credentialing Assistance (CA):

Visit ArmyIgnitEd to create an account, register, and use educational services.

Multi-Use Learning Facility

The Multi-Use Learning Facility enables customers to engage in self-development studies, training and research without the need of a common access card (CAC).

Building 6047
Mekong Road
Fort Gregg-Adams, VA 23801-1703

(804) 734-7634

(804) 765-3533

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
closed federal holidays


Colleges and Universities

On Post Colleges Location Office Hours Contact Information
Central Texas College Bldg 12400
Rm 146A
Mon - Thu: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
(804) 765-3295
(804) 733-9290
Email CTC
Virginia State University

Bldg 12400
Rm 153

Mon - Thu:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (804) 765-3300


Links to colleges and Universities in the Community

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