Apr 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Naval Science Minor (Naval ROTC)

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Policies Requirements and Standards Naval Science

General Information

Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) prepares students for commissioned service as regular or reserve officers in the Navy and Marine Corps. Students enrolled in the NROTC program take additional course work which grants them specialized knowledge and skills in a very specific area covering all aspects of Naval operations. Students with successful completion of 15 hours of specified coursework should be granted a Minor in Naval Science.

Advanced Program – Marine Corps Option: 6 hours

Additional and Substitute Requirements (Required of all Midshipmen): 12 hours

Navy Scholarship Midshipmen (additional requirements):

  • One year of calculus (completed before the junior year): 6 hours
  • One year of calculus-based physics (completed before senior year): 6 hours
  • Computer science: 3 hours
  • Military history and political science: 6 hours

(Specific courses that satisfy the above requirement will be promulgated by the professor of naval science.)

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