DIRECT COMMISSION OFFICERS
BUILDING ON STRENGTHS TO LEAD OTHERS
Civilians with a specialized skill or background can receive a direct commission in their career field. In some cases a direct commission is available in other career branches in the Army Reserve and National Guard. Those who gain a direct commission will receive the rank determined by their career branch and serve in the active Army, Army Reserve or Army National Guard as experts and leaders. Explore the direct commission–eligible areas below to see what the Army can offer you.