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    Fluent in arabic; does it help my application?

    Hey guys, So I was just wondering, if I am fluent in Arabic, meaning I can speak, understand, and partially read, does that help the strength of my overall application?
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    DoDMERB vs MEPS

    So I was dqd from DoDMERB with Airforce ROTC and the waiver was denied as well now all I can hope for is the rebuttal. Now is enlisting going to be the same too? I talked to a recruiter and they had no idea what DoDMERB even is and told me they use MEPS so I'm hoping if DoDMERB prevents me from...
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    Marine ROTC and AF ROTC

    I am interested in the scholarship for either marine or air force rotc, since that is what I'd like to do in college. However, I am also seriously considering enlisting in the Marines first before I go to college, unless I get the scholarship. I want to get a general idea where I stand, and...
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    Coming to ROTC from abroad

    Hello everyone! I live in Jinja, Uganda with my parents, who are missionaries. so therefore we dont have enough money for me to come back to the US until soon before university starts, and I want to do ROTC. I have no idea the best way to do this, and I was hoping for some insight! Thank you!
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    Chances of USAF Surgeon General’s approval

    To sum it all up. I had gotten an S/P ORIF on my left leg (An IM rod and 4 screws, 2 above my ankle and 2 below my knee) 4 years ago. My recruiter took all of my medical records of the surgery and sent it to the Surgeon General. A couple of weeks go by and my recruiter calls me and says that it...
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    Navy O.C.S. - Do I have a chance?

    Hello, my name is Gage Nawrocki; I just created this account to begin my research before applying. I am planning to enroll in OCS for the Navy, I am currently pursuing my B.A.S. in business management. I know I am getting ready to get ragged on for not obtaining a technical degree, business is...
  7. 045mason

    UPT Base Selection

    Anyone have advice on base preference for UPT? I am leaning towards Vance but I haven't heard much about Columbus or Laughlin.
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    RSCAP

    I've heard of the RSCAP ( ROTC Selected Cadet Athlete Program) program before, but i'm not quite sure exactly how is works. If anyone if familiar with this program (specifically with Air Force) could you please explain it. Thank You.
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    Another Waiver Question

    The first time I attempted to join the military was with the Airforce in 2014. As I went through the medical questions with the recruiter I answered Yes to the question about spinal curve/deformity (scoliosis) The recruiter told me to get all the records I have from it and get current X-Rays...
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    What are my chances of being deployed to the middle east?

    I'm thinking about joining the air force as a space systems operations specialist and i was wondering what my chances are of being deployed to the middle east?
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    Varsity Letters through JROTC and Scholarship Chances

    I have received a varsity letter through jrotc drill and rifle team. Will they count as sports or as extracurricular activities? With that being said do I have any chance towards getting an AROTC or NROTC scholarship? Currently a high school junior Aspiring Major: Aeronautical Engineering GPA...
  12. PTWOB_485

    Airmanship and the Wings of Blue

    Hi Everyone, Recent grad here, currently an Admissions Advisor for USAFA. I noticed that there isn't a ton of information on here about the thing that I think really sets us apart from the other service academies (and really and other college in the world) -- our Airmanship programs. With...
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    NJROTC Essay Help

    Hi guys I'm currently in 8th grade and Im applying to Naval Junior ROTC for high school. I have a good amount of skills that I can write about. Im a Boy scout, In the order of the arrow, an alter server, captain of my travel soccer team, helped during sandy, a black belt, and I help my dad at...
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    Tough Decision Ahead

    Hello, I guess I might as well start off with a little background information about me. I am a senior in high school and currently accepted to ODU and VT. I was wait listed for UVA. Anyways, it has been my dream for quite some time to join the Navy. However, I recently received a 4 year Air...
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    I Can't Contact ROTC Representive Due to Family Issues... Need Help Please

    I do not want to be too open, but I will say as much to frame my situation. My parents did not grow up in America and they cannot see a woman serving her country in any way. If they found out, I can honestly and purely say I do not know what will happen to me. For this reason, even though this...
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    Double Major and ROTC??

    Hello, I am currently a senior in high school and I am a fourth year cadet at the Air Force Junior ROTC program at my high school. In college, I am wanting to pursue a double major in architecture (5 year program) and finance (4 year program). I will not be able to afford to pay for this...
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    Airforce Reserves - Credit Checks

    hi guys, my cousin wants to join the airforce reserves. He is concerned he has really bad credit as they do credit check. Does anyone know at what point during the enlistment process do they run his credit report? During MEPS or at the recruiter level? Thanks
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    Fail Pilot School

    Hey everyone. I am currently a second-semester freshman AFROTC cadet and my major goal in the Air Force is to become a pilot. My second choice (backup) is to become a combat rescue officer. However, my second choice could possibly become my first as I have absolutely no idea what happens if one...
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    enlistment help!!!

    I am currently DEP for the Airforce my ship date is april. I am wondering if i can change my 6 year contract to 4 before i leave? I got stuck with open mechanical aptitude and dont want a crappy job for 6 years.
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    Foolish to defer AFROTC scholarship for NROTC college option?

    Hello Everybody, For quite sometime it has been my dream to be a Naval Officer. For a while it was my dream to go to USNA, but I soon realized that I do not really care which commissioning route I take as the end result would be the same. Anyway, I recently received a 4 year type-7 AFROTC...
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