Council on Military Education in the South

Become a member of the only Association that focuses on the educational environment of Military Student in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.  Our mission is to ensure that the educational institutions are responsive to the needs of our service members and their families

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comets makes a difference

COMETS is an association of like minded leaders who’s purpose is to promote and support quality education programs available to military personnel, their dependents, and Department of Defense (DoD) civilians stationed withing the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Legislative Efforts

The Legislative Committee interacts with law makers at the State and Federal level and reports on what is relevant to our members.

Upholding Standards

We work with the leadership on the military side through our DoD Military Liaison to stay on top of issues affecting service members.

Creating Awareness

The Public Relations Committee maintains our website, social media, our upcoming app, and instrumental in the Annual Conference.

Why choose us


Timely Information

COMETS engages with their network of educators and military leadership to bring you up to date information.


Relevant Articles

Our Staff produces frequent articles with insights into the education industry and how legislation affects military benefits.


Outstanding Resources

We bring you access to resources at your finger tips through our website, social media, and a new app.


Engaged STaff

Our Staff is elected from the membership of COMETS.  We understand what our members need.

What our members say

COMETS has done so much good for the Service Members and their families over the years.  I am proud to have been a part of it.

Trent O.

President, COMETS

Being a focal point for education, COMETS has the interests of the military the educational institutions who serve them.

Allison C.

Executive Director, COMETS

Working with COMETS has been its own reward.  Keeping our members informed on the coordination with our military education office partners has always been a priority.

Eva H.

Past Secretary, COMETS

COMETS is a financially sound organization with the resources and staff to make a positive difference to the military service member in the fast paced education industry.

John H.

Treasurer, COMETS

Why choose us


694 S. Rue Marcel
Gretna, LA 70056

Opening hours

Mon to Fri: 9:00 – 18:00
Sat: 9:00 – 16:00