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Welcome Veterans!

If you’re transitioning to civilian life or you have previously separated from service, Ohio offers many benefits designed to assist you and your family.

Check out the Career Information Center for quick access to information on how Ohio is working to provide you credit for your military training and experience.

Career Resources
and Benefits

Military Skills Translator

Map your military skills to help build your resume and search for a new career.

Military Occupation Search

Learn how your MOS code/title translates to careers in Ohio.

Search for Jobs

Browse thousands of job postings using our specialized search tools and find a rewarding career that best fits your skills and interests.

Veterans Resources Guide

Explore this comprehensive website, developed by the Ohio Department of Veteran Services, to find out more on available federal, state, and local veterans'' benefits. To download Ohio''s Veterans Resources Guide click here.

Transition Assistance Program (TAP)

Through this federal program, separating servicemembers and their spouses are provided job-search assistance and other related services during the transition period to civilian life.

Military Separation and Retirement

Transitioning to civilian life is a momentous change for both yourself and family. Learn how to make the most of your transition with these resources and information.

Licensing, Education
and Training

Licensing and Certification Boards

Turn your military training and experience into a professional license and/or certification issued by Ohio''s state boards and commissions.

College Credit for Military Experience

Learn how your military training and experience counts towards degrees at Ohio colleges and universities.

Department of Veteran Affairs Education and Training Information

Find information about VA Education and Training benefits and other helpful benefit information at ExploreVA.

Factors to Consider When Choosing a School; A guide before using the GI Bill®

Have you decided to pursue further education or training? Check out this guide from VA Benefits.


Military Friendly Employers

Find out which Ohio employers provide hiring preferences or other benefits to veterans and their families.

Veteran Owned Businesses

Learn more about the key resources and programs in Ohio to help veterans start or grow a business.

Hire an Ohio Veteran

Learn about the benefits of hiring a veteran.

Success Stories

Check out stories on how Veterans are succeeding in Ohio.

Uniformed Services Employment & Reemployment Rights Act

Veterans interested in returning to previous employment after military service, get to know your USERRA rights.

Employers Guide to Hiring Veterans

Learn how to engage, recruit, hire, accommodate and retain veteran talent with this resource.

Federal Contractor Information

Federal contractors can find the annual VEVRAA benchmark and other OFCCP information here.