Midshipmen in the program complete the weekly drills and physical trainings and take naval science courses that cover topics in warfare, leadership, naval science and maritime affairs.
Midshipmen also complete three summer training sessions called Cruises throughout their undergraduate studies to allow for hands-on experience.
Move on, you have already either made the right choices or sat on your butt the last four years.
This isn’t something that the faint of heart, lazy or weak should even think about. The Officers sitting on that board reviewing your packages are looking at a couple of things really hard and I will break that down for you here in this post.
Students may choose to participate in additional organizations, like Endurance Team, Drill Team, Intramural Sports, Color Guard or Warfare Clubs.
NROTC also puts on several special events throughout the year, including Mess Night, Run to Dallas, President's Cup, Spring Social and Birthday Ball.
Learn about some of the schools in Texas that offer Marine NROTC.
Students in Texas can choose from four unique Marine NROTC programs, as well as four additional affiliated institutions.
That desire to serve shows in the essay along with what you did all through High School. Student Government, SGA, Class President etc, these don’t take a lot of time and look good ie you were elected by your peers. Young Marines, Civil Air Patrol, Jr ROTC billet positions, the same.
Church youth groups, part time jobs during the school year, maybe full time in the summer with stuff like “Yep, Johnny is the youngest night manager I have ever promoted” from you bosses recommendation. We would rather have a solid GPA knowing that this person can balance out the pressure of College academics along with balancing all the other extracurricular activities there are in school.