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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Army ROTC Four-Year Program

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College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences  > Department of Military Science  > Army ROTC Four-Year Program

The four-year program is divided into two courses: the basic course, which is normally attended by students during their freshman and sophomore years, and the advanced course attended during the junior and senior years. Advanced course students attend a five-week advanced camp at Fort Knox, Kentucky, normally between their junior and senior years.

Basic Course

The basic course consists of four semesters of military science which includes:


These freshman and sophomore level classes are open to all students without obligation.

Advanced Course

Students entering the advanced course must enter into a contract to pursue and accept a commission in the active Army, the Army Reserve or the Army National Guard. To be considered for contracting into the advanced course the student must: be a full-time student in a course of instruction that leads to a degree in a recognized academic field, have a minimum of two years of academic work remaining in a curriculum leading to a baccalaureate or advanced degree, be under age 30 when commissioned, and pass a physical examination.

Laboratory Requirements

A military science laboratory is required for students enrolling in


This laboratory provides opportunities for marksmanship training, rappelling, drill and ceremonies, communications training, and other activities.

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