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Military Science I

Military Science II

Military Science III

Military Science IV

Military Science Reading and Conference

Military Science minor (29 credits)

Military Science Mission:
To teach leadership and military skills in the classroom, lab and field environment to all students and to commission selected cadets as the future officer leadership of the U.S. Army.

Learning Outcomes:

1.  All students are prepared with the tools, training and experiences that will help
them succeed in any competitive environment.

2.  First and second year students understand basic military skills and the fundamentals of leadership which lays the groundwork toward becoming an Army leader.

3.  Third and fourth year students understand advanced military tactics and have experience in team organization, planning and decision-making which prepares them to become commissioned Officers in the U.S. Army.

(At least 18 of the 29 hours required in the
minor must be military science courses.)

Choose 18 hours:

MS 111, 112, 113 Adventure Training (3)
MS 211, 212, 213 Military Science II (6)
MS 311, 312, 313 Military Science III (9)
MS 314 Advanced Summer Camp (6)
MS 411, 412, 413 Military Science IV (9)

Choose one course from each category: (11)

History (4)
HST 482 America and the World Wars

Political Science (3)
PS 423 Issues in National Policy
PS 497 American Foreign Policy

Writing (4)
Any Writing course offered at WOU higher
than WR 135

Students interested in obtaining an officer’s commission may contact the Recruiting Operations Officer, CPT Harrington , from the Army ROTC department. Classes may be taught at Western Oregon University or Oregon State University in Corvallis.
Further information about Army ROTC scholarships and other aspects of the program may be obtained from:

Western Oregon University
Military Science Department, Army ROTC
345 N. Monmouth Ave.
Monmouth, OR 97361

or contact:

Oregon State University
Military Science Department, Army ROTC
201 McAlexander Field House
Corvallis, OR 97331

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