Look Beyond Salary
Army Medical Corps

Learn more about the generous benefits that are available to health care professionals who become officers in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Army Reserve.

Army Medicine
Army Nurse Corps

ACTIVE NURSE CORPS PROGRAM

AMEDD ENLISTED COMMISSIONING PROGRAM 

Active duty enlisted Soldiers are eligible to attend college full-time to complete a Bachelor of Nursing. This program provides:

  • Up to $9,000 per academic year for tuition
  • Up to $1,000 per academic year for books
  • Full pay and allowances, including eligibility for promotions

Eligibility requirements:

  • Able to meet prescribed medical and moral standards for appointment as a commissioned officer
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Be between 21–41 years of age at date of commission
  • Be in the grade of E-4 or above (nonwaiverable). Have a minimum of three years (waiverable) and a maximum of 12 years (nonwaiverable) of active federal service at time of commissioning
  • Be able to complete a Bachelor's of Nursing degree within 24 calendar months of enrollment. GT score of 110 or above (non-waiverable). SAT scores within the last 5 years. 450 Verbal and 450 Math. GPA of 3.0 or above.

RESERVE NURSE CORPS PROGRAM

SPECIALIZED TRAINING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 

This program is open to associate degree/diploma nurses currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor of Nursing program. Recipients receive a monthly stipend of more than $2,000.

Participants incur a one-year obligation to serve in the Army Reserve for each six months or less of financial assistance.