MyCAA programs provide up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate's degree in a portable career field.

The My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Scholarship is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate's degree in a portable career field and occupation. The following Oregon State University programs have been certified as MyCAA-eligible. 

Business Law Specialist

This Business Law Specialist Program is designed to introduce you to business law concepts. You'll start with their roots in common law before moving on to elements of American and international law

Civil Litigation Specialist

Successful legal professions must have a comprehensive understanding of the ins and outs of civil litigation and the complex procedural and systemic issues related to how and where a lawsuit is filed. This program explores the process and procedures associated with a civil case and concentrates on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.  

Contract Specialist

From basic consideration principles of common law through the more detailed and intuitive conclusions of the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), this program will examine the elements of a valid contract and the process for agreement as well as the different remedies available for breach of contract. 

Criminal Law & Procedure Specialist

Criminal Law and Procedure professionals work at the intersection between the criminal justice system and the United States Constitution. This program deals with both substantive criminal law and the legal procedures that govern its enforcement in order to safeguard individual liberties. 

Family Law Professional

The practice of family law examines state regulation of sexual and marital relationships, including the delicate balance of family privacy against state intervention in the marital relationship. 

Legal Assistant

Though individual attorneys are ultimately responsible for the legal work they produce and the strategies they devise, many tasks are delegated to legal assistants. This program offers you an in-depth view of the role of legal assistants and paralegals play as an essential part of the overall profession. 

Legal Writing Specialist

The Legal Research & Writing course is designed to introduce you to legal thought, writing styles and research methods used in the profession every day. This program offers an incredibly useful and realistic look into the actual work that lawyers and legal professionals do every day. 

Paralegal Professional

It is imperative for successful Paralegals to have a fundamental understanding of the substantive and procedural elements applicable to the specific areas of law where they’ll be working. This program offers an in-depth view of the role of paralegals play within the American legal system. 

Real Estate Professional

This program takes an interdisciplinary and practice-oriented approach to real estate transactions, covering land transfers, mortgage law, and selected topics such as the structure and law of real estate transactions, leasing, financing, easements, and development rights. 

Tort Law Specialist

Tort law seeks to remedy civil wrongs that result in harm to person or property. If you're looking toward law school or the paralegal profession, this program offers an incredibly useful and realistic look into the actual work that lawyers and legal professionals do every day. 

Wills, Trusts, & Estates Specialist

The intergenerational transfer of wealth is controlled by both statutory and common law principles applicable to a particular jurisdiction. This program explores the ins and outs of the legal and ethical requirements necessary to develop and administer an estate plan.