RESERVE OFFICERS' TRAINING CORPS (ROTC)
Guard Soldiers who join ROTC can earn their commission as they earn their degree while in the Guard's Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP).
OFFICER CANDIDATE SCHOOL (OCS)
A physically and mentally challenging course designed to transform first-time Soldiers or those with prior military experience into strong, effective leaders.
This commission is based on previous experience and proven capabilities, which take the place of your initial training.
Direct Commission is an option for licensed medical professionals, lawyers, and chaplains.
For more information, Contact the Officer Strenth Manager Maj. Burke for details.