ROTC stands for Reserve Officer Training Corps, which is a program that allows college students to prepare for life in the military as an officer, while earning a college degree at the same time. Candidates learn how to ... More »

Marines, like other members of the U.S. Armed Forces, earn a monthly salary based on their time in service, rank, and special qualifications and duties. As of 2014, a new enlisted recruit makes $1531.50 per month, and a ... More »

AMVETS services include career centers, help filing disability compensation claims, funding for education, and discounts for hotels, car rentals, prescription drugs and health insurance. AMVETS is a volunteer veterans or... More » Government & Politics Social Services

The exact requirements for joining the ROTC program vary a bit by branch of service, but generally, students must be accepted to or enrolled at a college approved by the ROTC program. The process starts by speaking to a ... More » Government & Politics Military

High school ROTC is actually JROTC, which stands for Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps. Each JROTC program is linked to the Army, Air Force, Navy or Marines and is designed to teach students the importance of citizen... More »

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps offers elective programs to prepare college students for military careers. The ROTC curriculum is supplementary to a degree program and provides students financial support for their e... More » Government & Politics Military

Each branch of the U.S. Military, except for the Coast Guard, offers Reserve Officers Training Corps Scholarships. Upon graduation and completion of the ROTC program the graduate is commissioned as an officer in their br... More » Government & Politics Military