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Program Information

General Military Course, 4-Year Program Only

The first two years of the four-year program constitute the General Military Course (GMC). GMC courses are open to any university student. Students enrolling in these courses do not incur any military service obligation. (Exception: Air Force scholarship recipients incur a commitment at the beginning of their sophomore year.) The GMC curriculum consists of four one-credit Aerospace Studies courses; a non-credit leadership laboratory each semester, which introduces students to U.S. Air Force history and environment, customs, courtesies, drill and ceremonies, and leadership skills; and Physical Training (PT) twice weekly.

Recommended 4-Year Course Sequence Leading to a Commission in the United States Air Force

The General Military Course (GMC) Consists of four one-credit courses which are introductory in nature and open to freshmen or sophomores. Student enrolling in these courses do not incur any military service obligation (Exception: Air Force scholarship recipients incur a commitment at the beginning of their sophomore year.) Course credit value are shown with each course.  

First Semester   Second Semester
AS 101 Foundations
of the USAF I
1   AS 102 Foundations
of the USAF II
1
AS 103 Leadership Laboratory 0   AS 104 Leadership Laboratory 0
    1       1
 
Third Semester Fourth Semester
AS 201 Evolution of USAF
Air & Space Power I
1   AS 202 Evolution of USAF
Air & Space Power II
1
AS 203 Leadership Laboratory 0   AS 204 Leadership Laboratory 0
    1       1


Variations in the above schedule are possible. Sophomores with no AFROTC experience can enroll in both the one-credit freshman and sophomore courses (our "dual-enrollee" program).

        Summer Field Training

4-Week AFROTC Field Training   5-Week AFROTC Field Training
AS 240 4-week AFROTC
Field Training
3   AS 250 5-week AFROTC
Field Training
3

 

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