Field Training and Becoming an Officer

  • A 13-day field training takes place during the summer between sophomore and junior years.
  • Traditionally, Field Training is located at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • 2021 Update:  Summer 2021 Field Training was held at Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
  • Cadets' leadership abilities are evaluated in an expeditionary setting.

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 Lt Col Lewis with cadets Woller, Singh, and Carlson at Summer 2021 Field Training.