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Southern Oregon University

“Training Leaders for the Future”

The SOU Department of Military Science provides on-campus military science instruction that is open to all students without military obligation. All classes are fully accredited and applicable towards fulfilling academic requirements for a baccalaureate degree.

The department also provides a minor in Military Science, and the ROTC component provides the option for students to become Army officers in the National Guard, Reserves or Active Duty.

What is Army ROTC?

• An elective program that is the largest producer of officers for the U.S. Army.

• A curriculum that provides you with the necessary tools to succeed in college and a military career.

• A 2-4 year advanced leadership experience depending on your academic and/or military status.