The Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program is an educational program designed to give men and women the opportunity to become officers in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force while earning an undergraduate degree.
There are many career fields open to officers in the Air and Space Forces. If you have the dedication and desire to serve your nation as an officer, Air Force ROTC is waiting for you.
Air Force ROTC at VMI
The VMI Air Force ROTC pilot/combat systems officer selection rate is consistently at or near 100 percent. VMI’s Department of Aerospace Studies is a unit of the U.S. Air Force. Cadets who successfully complete the Air Force ROTC program earn commissions as second lieutenants in the U.S. Air Force or U.S. Space Force upon graduation from VMI.
- General Information about the AFROTC program
- Admission Requirements for AFROTC
- Scholarship Opportunities in AFROTC
- AFROTC Medical Requirements
- Air Force Officer Career Opportunities
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- Air Force Freedom of Information Act
Current as of 5 Mar 2020
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At VMI, current AFROTC cadets and interested cadets test their skills in a safe environment with a new flight simulator.
Cadets See Latest Tech, Meet Vice President
Every year, AFROTC cadets have the chance to meet U.S. Air Force of all ranks and test out the newest technology at an annual conference. This past year, cadets met with a special guest: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence.