How long do you have to stay in the Marines?

Answer Depending on the terms of your enlistment, you will have to stay in the United States Marine Corps for three, four or five years as a minimum. After your first enlistment is complete, you will usua... Read More »

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How long do you stay in the Marines if you are an EOD?

The basic EOD course requires six months to complete and you will have a three year service obligation at the completion of the course. It therefore depends on the class date that you are selected ... Read More »

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How long do Marines have to go to school to become an officer?

Education for a Marine officer is a multi-step process that can take more than six-and-a-half years. A prospective officer candidate must first receive a degree from a four-year college or universi... Read More »