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Army Continuing Education Services provides quality education programs and services to the service members, families, civilians, retirees and veterans in the JBLM community.  Services offered at the Stone Education Center include advising, testing, language testing, GoArmyEd and college support, TA and VA benefits assistance and employment opportunities.

Education Center Services Directory

Higher Education Track Resources

Facility Management and Scheduling
If you would like to reserve the auditorium or other rooms at Stone Education Center, call the facility scheduler at 253-967-2187.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Clearing Presentation
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On-Base Colleges

Seven on-base colleges deliver face-to-face college classes at both education centers:
For additional information and college class schedules, visit GoArmyEd.

Troops To Teachers
Office hours every Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Visiting College Office, Room B146


Technology and Academic Resource Center (TARC)

The TARC  is a specific area for service member training/learning and self-development (to include college course work). Services at the TARC include:
  • Computers with internet access, which support desktop video conferencing
  • Access to digital resources, language labs, tutorial assistance, and training materials
  • Online access to the Army Correspondance Course Program, the Reimer Digital Library, self-development classes, NCOPDS training courses, and college classes

Please note that the TARC is not a public computer lab, and is not for checking social media, personal email accounts, or other web browsing.


Academic and Personnel Testing

A consolidated testing facility that administers the Army Personnel Tests and supports active duty, National Guard, U.S. Army Reserve and other Department of Defense personnel in the region. Tests available include the Armed Forces Classification Test, Selection Instrument Flight Training, American Language Course Placement Course, Defense Language Aptitude Battery, and the Defense Language Proficiency Test. We also make appointments through the Defense Language Institute Monterey, CA, for Oral Proficiency Telephonic Interviews.