The government has offered educational assistance to military spouses of active duty with the ranks of E1-E5, W1-W2, and O1-O2. Military Spouses Career Advancement Accounts Program MyCAA is a career development program sponsored by the Department of Defense (DOD). The main goal of the program is to guide and help military spouses achieve and pursue licenses, certificates, certifications or Associate’s Degree(with the exception of Associate’s Degrees in General Studies, Liberal Arts, and Interdisciplinary Studies that do not have a concentration) necessary for gainful employment in high demand, high growth Portable Career Fields and Occupations. The maximum education benefit military spouses may have from MyCAA is up to $4,000 with $2,000 annual fiscal year cap. This is to aid military wives in getting professional credentials necessary to meet their career goal.