Early Commissioning Program-ROTC

Consider the following:

The Early Commissioning Program (ECP) allows graduates of one of the country's five military junior colleges to become commissioned officers in the Army National Guard in two years, instead of the usual four. The students must still to go on to complete a bachelor's degree before serving as regular officers on active duty if he/she wants to. The program is a major financial incentive for students to receive their commissions early and serve as officers while still attending college and gaining service time for promotions and retirement.

There are only five Military Junior Colleges in the United States:

There are 3 ways to waive your first 2 years of Army ROTC that you normally would take at a 4-year college. Each of these paths teach and evaluate leadership potential.


Minimum eligibility requirements for Army ROTC are:

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