The U.S. Military consists of five active-duty service branches and their respective Guard and Reserve units. Refer to the following links to learn more about a specific branch of the military:
|Air Force||Air Force Reserve||Army Reserve||Marines||Navy|
|Air National Guard||Army||Coast Guard||National Guard||Navy Reserve|
To learn more about the Army, The Marine Corps, The Navy, The Air Force and the Coast Guard, visit Today’s Military. Learn about financial aid for college, career opportunities within the military, and how to get in touch with a recruiter.
The Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) is a college-based program for training commissioned officers in the United States Armed Forces. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, cadets commit to serve in the Military after graduation.
Visit the links below to learn more about branch-specific ROTC programs:
The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military.
Visit the official ASVAB website for more information.
March2Success provides free materials and customized lesson plans to prepare students for college with SAT/ACT practice tests, as well as materials to help students prepare for the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery). March2Success also provides a series of videos to simplify the admissions and financial aid process.
Study.com offers details for former and current military members regarding: the GI Bill; VA, TAP, DANTES, and other resources that help prepare veterans for college, tools to help veterans find schools that best suit their needs, employment support for veterans after graduation, and resources for dependents and spouses of veterans.