Commissioning Opportunities How to become a military officer
Understand Your Endeavor <ul><li>MEANING YOUR GOAL IS </li></ul><ul><li>OFFFICERSHIP – first and foremost </li></ul>
YOUR JOB <ul><li>DEPENDS ON </li></ul><ul><li>THE NEEDS OF </li></ul><ul><li>THE AIR FORCE </li></ul>
Three Sources <ul><li>OTS  - Officer Training School </li></ul><ul><li>ROTC – Reserve Officer Training Corps </li></ul><ul...
OTS <ul><li>Officer Training School </li></ul><ul><li>After Degree Program (After thought) </li></ul><ul><li>90 Day Wonder...
ROTC <ul><li>2, 3, or 4 years of Military Studies in conjunction with regular college classes </li></ul><ul><li>Normally e...
USAFA <ul><li>4 years – no prior college credits    count </li></ul><ul><li>4 years of military science </li></ul><ul><li>...
Commissioning <ul><li>OTS = </li></ul><ul><li>ROTC = 2 nd  Lieutenant </li></ul><ul><li>USAFA = </li></ul>
Air Force Rank Structure <ul><li>2 nd  Lieutenant 01 = </li></ul><ul><li>1 st   Lieutenant 02 = </li></ul><ul><li>Captain ...
What’s Next ? <ul><li>PCS – permanent change of station </li></ul><ul><li>Base for career training followed by  </li></ul>...
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Commissioning Opportunities

  1. 1. Commissioning Opportunities How to become a military officer
  2. 2. Understand Your Endeavor <ul><li>MEANING YOUR GOAL IS </li></ul><ul><li>OFFFICERSHIP – first and foremost </li></ul>
  3. 3. YOUR JOB <ul><li>DEPENDS ON </li></ul><ul><li>THE NEEDS OF </li></ul><ul><li>THE AIR FORCE </li></ul>
  4. 4. Three Sources <ul><li>OTS - Officer Training School </li></ul><ul><li>ROTC – Reserve Officer Training Corps </li></ul><ul><li>USAFA – United States Air Force Academy </li></ul>
  5. 5. OTS <ul><li>Officer Training School </li></ul><ul><li>After Degree Program (After thought) </li></ul><ul><li>90 Day Wonder </li></ul><ul><li>Officer and a Gentlemen </li></ul><ul><li>Total Immersion </li></ul>
  6. 6. ROTC <ul><li>2, 3, or 4 years of Military Studies in conjunction with regular college classes </li></ul><ul><li>Normally equal to 1, 3hr class plus </li></ul><ul><li>leadership lab </li></ul><ul><li>Credits count toward degree programs </li></ul><ul><li>Average Joe college student </li></ul>
  7. 7. USAFA <ul><li>4 years – no prior college credits count </li></ul><ul><li>4 years of military science </li></ul><ul><li>4 year college degree program </li></ul><ul><li>4 year of “being in” the military </li></ul><ul><li>General engineering degree </li></ul>
  8. 8. Commissioning <ul><li>OTS = </li></ul><ul><li>ROTC = 2 nd Lieutenant </li></ul><ul><li>USAFA = </li></ul>
  9. 9. Air Force Rank Structure <ul><li>2 nd Lieutenant 01 = </li></ul><ul><li>1 st Lieutenant 02 = </li></ul><ul><li>Captain 03 = </li></ul><ul><li>Major 04 = Sir </li></ul><ul><li>Lt Colonel 05 = </li></ul><ul><li>Colonel 06 = </li></ul><ul><li>Brigadier General = </li></ul><ul><li>Major General = General </li></ul><ul><li>Lieutenant General = </li></ul><ul><li>General of the Air Force = </li></ul>
  10. 10. What’s Next ? <ul><li>PCS – permanent change of station </li></ul><ul><li>Base for career training followed by </li></ul><ul><li>PCS to base of assignment </li></ul><ul><li>Survival School </li></ul><ul><li>Base of assignment, 2 – 5 years </li></ul>

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