A Legacy of Leadership
At Georgia Southern University’s ROTC program, you’ll join a legacy of leadership and excellence. Established in 1980, the program is renowned for its commitment to commissioning future U.S. Army leaders. Being one of the largest of its kind in the Southeastern U.S., it boasts numerous accolades, including four MacArthur Awards. The program emphasizes rigorous training and mentoring by a world-class group of faculty and staff, preparing students to excel in various military roles. With a history of meeting commissioning targets, the ROTC at Georgia Southern is a cornerstone for those aspiring to serve their country with honor and distinction.
Find Your Voice
Whether you’re a freshman, interested in the Simultaneous Membership Program, or aiming to transition from enlisted to officer through Green to Gold, there’s a path for you. With a strong Army Nursing program, our ROTC nurtures diverse skills and leadership qualities ready for the modern world.
Top Army Nurses
Our ROTC program is one of the top producers of Army Nurses in the United States.
Quick Graduation Pathway
The average time to graduate is 4.2 years, including those who miss a semester for Basic Training.
Students are mentored and led by a world-class group of Cadre each step of the way throughout the program.
Saluting the Future
With a U.S. Army commission and a Military Science minor, you’ll have vast career options. Upon graduating, students become Second Lieutenants, serving either full-time on Active Duty or part-time in the National Guard or Reserve. You can choose from 18 Army branches including Cyber, Intelligence, Nursing, Military Police, Aviation, Engineering and Transportation.
This program hones leadership and critical thinking, preparing you for diverse careers in military and civilian sectors. Join us to confidently shape your future.