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Here, a cadet crosses the challenging rope bridge. This exercise is a valuable soldier skill but also represents the challenge of crossing over from cadet to officer after graduation.

Becoming an officer is a challenge

Here, a cadet crosses the challenging rope bridge. This exercise is a valuable soldier skill but also represents the challenge of crossing over from cadet to officer after graduation.

“ The IUPUI Army ROTC program has allowed me to challenge myself in many different tasks such as Ranger Challenge events and the leadership roles I was assigned to. Those roles were commander and squad leader positions. ”

Blaire M.,Indianapolis, IN

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.