State of Michigan initiative opens up thousands of job opportunities for veterans
October 12, 2023
LANSING, Mich. – In a unique initiative that will open up thousands of job opportunities for military veterans, the State of Michigan is waiving its requirement of a bachelor's degree for many state jobs if the veteran completed at least two years of active federal service in any branch at the rank of E-6 or above.
Michigan appears to be the first state to waive the education requirements for veterans with two years of experience as an E-6 specifically for state jobs. Other states may consider military occupational specialty (MOS) and job experience while in the service when applying for...