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The Navy ROTC Program
Program Entrance Requirements
General Academic Requirements
General Physical Requirements
Military Service Requirements
Summer Cruise Requirements
Marine Corps Option
Navy Nurse Corps Option
Colleges and Universities Offering Naval ROTC
Navy ROTC Units and Maritime/Marine Academies Address and Telephone Listings
Navy ROTC midshipmen are required to complete the course of study prescribed by the college or university that they attend. Midshipmen are also required to take several naval science courses in addition to their college's prescribes course load. Due to the increasing complexity of today's Navy, Navy option midshipmen are required to complete the equivalent of two semesters of calculus before the end of their sophomore year and two semesters of calculus based physics before the end of their junior year.
Upon graduation, midshipmen who complete all academic requirements in the Navy ROTC program are commissioned as Ensigns in the Navy or Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps. Although it is not current policy, in the future some midshipmen may be commissioned temporarily into the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR). Midshipmen without scholarships may also receive a commission through the College Program.
Review the Military Service Requirements Tab on the "Requirements" Page
Scholarship Midshipmen will incur either an active enlisted service or a reimbursement obligation, if they withdraw or are disenrolled from the Navy ROTC Program after their Obligation Point, defined as follows: