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The Direct Commissioning Program
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The Direct Commissioning Program

Army National Guard (ARNG) Direct Commissioning Program for Basic Branches


Enhance your military career, while enriching your community. Direct commission is an excellent stepping stone to a better future. You'll acquire skills that make you a leader in your field and gain valuable leadership experience sought after by civilian employers.

The NYARNG is looking for qualified enlisted GUARD members that possess the following qualities for a direct appointment into a basic branch.

Soldiers meeting any one or more of the following conditions are not authorized direct appointment:

  1. Soldiers currently enrolled in OCS.
  2. Soldiers who were disenrolled, dropped, or resigned from OCS.
  3. Soldiers who drop from OCS with the intention of applying for a direct appointment.

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