Mercer University ROTC

Join Mercer ROTC

The Mercer University ROTC program was activated in 1947. Today the program commissions officers into one of the 16 basic U. S. Army branches and into the Active Army, U.S. Army Reserve and the Army National Guard. Whether you seek a scholarship or just want to participate in the program for college credit, Army ROTC can be an amazing experience for people from all walks of life.

By participating in Mercer’s ROTC program, you will:

  • Sharpen leadership skills that will benefit you throughout your life
  • Build self-confidence in working as a leader and a team member
  • Gain skills in time management, organization and decision making
  • Develop discipline in physical fitness and endurance
  • Share in the commitment of service to our nation

Learn more about our ROTC program

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Outside the Classroom

Our contracted cadets enrich their education by participating in internships and additional training opportunities, such as Airborne School.