Wofford College
Commissioning day is a huge, life-changing event. In May, 2009, Wofford Alum Major General Rodney Anderson was the guest speaker and offered words of wisdom to the class of 2009. He’s seen here posing with the President of Wofford, Dr. Bernie Dunlap, and the Professor of Military Science, LTC Manuel deGuzman.

From left to right: MG Rodney Anderson, Dr. Bernie Dunlap, LTC Manuel deGuzman

Commissioning day is a huge, life-changing event. In May, 2009, Wofford Alum Major General Rodney Anderson was the guest speaker and offered words of wisdom to the class of 2009. He’s seen here posing with the President of Wofford, Dr. Bernie Dunlap, and the Professor of Military Science, LTC Manuel deGuzman.

“ Throughout ROTC, I have been instilled with values and learned skills that will help me be a leader both in the military and in the civilian world. ”

2LT Michelle S. Roberts, Moore, SC

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.