When did ROTC start?

Answer The Morrill Act of 1862 established the Reserve Officers' Training Corps, according to the University of Texas at Austin. By 1893, Congress authorized the President to set aside 100 military office... Read More »

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If you are a cadet in an rotc program and join a military branch different than the one you were in rotc. does that affect what rank you start as after finishing college?

no you will always (out of rotc) start in any branch as a 2nd lieutenant

When do you go to AIT while in ROTC or do you go to AIT after ROTC how does it all work?

Unless you enlist you will not go to AIT for ROTC. The enlisted side and officer sides of the military have different training schools. After ROTC you will go to BOLC (Basic Officer Leaders Course)... Read More »

How start a ROTC?

Generally, your commitment to the military is directly proportional with the number of years ROTC pays for your school. If you are awarded a full 4-year scholarship through ROTC, you will owe the ... Read More »

Where did rotc start?