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Jaguar BattalionROTC, Reserve Officer's Training Corps, is a program of military instruction that takes place on 270 college and university campuses nation-wide. The origin of Military Instruction in Civilian colleges dates back to 1819.

Army ROTC is one of the best leadership courses in the country and is part of your college curriculum. During classes and field training, you will learn first-hand what it takes to lead others, motivate groups and how to conduct missions as an Officer in the Army. Upon graduation from Army ROTC, you will earn the bar of a Second Lieutenant and become a leader for life.

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Military Science

Summerville Campus

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Do you have what it takes?

We are seeking highly qualified high school seniors, current undergraduate, and graduate students with a strong academic record. Undergraduate and Graduate students must have at least two-years (four semesters) of academic curriculum remaining. 



Jaguar Battalion

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Cadre & Staff

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Programs Overview

Programs for Nursing students and Cyber Science students, Green-to-Gold for all students

Course Information

 Basic courses (no military obligation) and advanced courses (military obligation)


6 different types of scholarships available

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Battalion News

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‘Choose a harder right instead of an easier wrong’: Retired Col. Gary Steele speaks on being a trailblazer at US Military Academy

“After I graduated, when we started having more African American cadets in and playing football, I realized that wow, maybe there was some significance to it," said retired Col. Gary Steele.

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What’s happening at Augusta University? Sept. 26-Oct. 2

This week: Miss and Mr. Augusta University will be crowned, researchers look at how income levels impact the health of cancer survivors and the new ROTC leader looks to build on the current program.

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New ROTC leader looks to continue program’s momentum 

“We’re taking that foundation and going to the next level in terms of cadet involvement in the community, retention, and growing the program in terms of the number of cadets we commission.”

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In photos: 9/11 ceremony at Augusta University

The city of Augusta and Augusta University held a ceremony on Sept. 10 to commemorate the 9/11 attacks.

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