How long does boot camp last for a Marine?

Answer Boot camp is 12 weeks for a United States Marine. These 12 weeks take place at one of two places. Male and female recruits can train in South Carolina, and male recruits who are from west of the Mi... Read More »

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How long after boot camp will a Marine be deployed?

After boot camp, Marines attend a School of Infantry that they must graduate from. They follow SOI with Military Occupational Specialty training and are assigned to a duty station. From that point ... Read More »

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What do you do in Marine Boot Camp?

You can Mark it up as a 13 week initiation ceremony which graduates the leanest and meanest, brightest and boldest, tightest and toughest group of fighting men and women in the World where each can... Read More »

What is marine boot camp really like?

Marine boot camp transforms civilians into marines through intense physical, combat, field survival and academic training. Marine recruits are also taught the core values of the marines, which incl... Read More »