Veterans Education Benefits

Military Benefits

Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia welcomes our military students/Fellows.

MTSA is approved to certify students eligible for VA Educational Benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and complies with the Executive Order 13607 establishing Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members.


The Financial Aid Office oversees the forms, information, and reporting services for VA-GI Bill benefits at Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia.  Questions regarding VA education benefits while attending MTSA should be directed to or 615-732-7673.

School Certifying Officials:
Shana Davis, Assistant Director, Financial Aid
Jennifer Speer, Director of Financial Aid


Various military programs offer financial assistance to students in exchange for service following completion of the program. For benefits related to service, visit


Student Responsibilities:

  • Apply for your military benefits
  • Notify the Financial Aid Office of intent to request military benefits (
  • Submit a Certificate of Eligibility (COE)  and DD214 (student service member) to the Financial Aid Office.
  • Keep your address and direct deposit information current with the VA and Financial Aid Office.
  • Report all enrollment changes to the Financial Aid Office. You will be responsible for any and all charges owed the VA and/or MTSA as a result of any changes.

Register and utilize eBenefits to assist in:

  • Obtaining up to date information on your educational entitlement
  • Updating your Direct Deposit and personal contact information
  • Downloading VA letters and personal documents
  • Viewing current status of your payments

How to contact VA about your VA education Benefits:


**GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).