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Do you have what it takes to join ROTC and become a leader?

See our eligibility requirements below.

Not sure if you qualify, contact us to find out, each case is unique.


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ROTC Basic Course Eligibility:

Are you a student at the university?

Then you can take any 100 or 200 level ROTC class!

ROTC "Contracting" Eligibility:  Want to "contract" with ROTC and become a U.S. Army Officer, then you must meet these criteria:
  • Be enrolled full time AND have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (2.5 if applying for a scholarship)
  • Be at least 17 years of age but not older than 34 the year of graduation (no older than 30 if applying for a scholarship).
  • Be a US Citizen
  • Never used chemical substances or drugs
  • Have good moral character (no record of criminal arrest or conviction)
  • No tattoos/brands on the face, neck, hands, or head
  • Pass a medical exam
  • Meet Army height and weight requirements
  • Pass the Army Physical Fitness Test
These are just the basics, want to find out for sure?  Contact us!



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