Who? The military offers job experience for individuals with various backgrounds, whether it be arts and media, aviation, combat, engineering, intelligence research, legal, medical, mathematical, etc.
Where? Positions in the military are offered across the country, as well as in international bases. Whether you are looking to travel abroad, work in the Washington, D.C. headquarters in the Pentagon, or serve locally from your home, the military provides flexible options.
When? Individuals between the ages of 18 and 30 are eligible for military training. Candidates for commissioned offers must commit 3 years to Officer Candidate School.
How? There are 4 ways to become an officer:
- Officer Candidate School
- Direct Command
About 60% of those who apply to Army Officer Candidate School are selected for admission. Civilian applicants to Officer Candidate School do not compete with enlisted military applicants.