East Carolina University
Your experiences in ROTC and in the Army as a lieutenant prepares you for corporate America.

ROTC prepares for military and civilian Leadership

Your experiences in ROTC and in the Army as a lieutenant prepares you for corporate America.

“ My experiences with ROTC prepared me to face life after college. I quickly realized that leadership is leadership whether you’re in the Army or working for Ford Motor Company. ROTC helped me standout among my civilian peers. ”

Thompson, A,Havelock, NC

STARTING YOUR CAREER

After you graduate from college, you will be commissioned as a Second Lieutenant. Your career as an Officer will be just beginning, and you'll find a variety of interesting Officer career fields, called branches, in the Army. Once you choose your Army branch, you will embark on specialized training.

Learn about Branches and Specialties on GoArmy.com

THE ARMY: IT'S WHAT YOU MAKE IT

Upon completion of Officer branch training and a first assignment, Army Officers may pursue additional specialized training and post-graduate education opportunities. You will most likely be assigned to advanced leadership positions and to staff positions. Also, you may develop doctrine, teach military tactics or serve as advisors.