The shield symbolizes the Army mission of national defense and is divided into quarters representing the four traditional Military Science courses comprising the Senior ROTC curriculum.

The motto "Leadership Excellence" expresses the ultimate responsibility of Army ROTC in the discharge of its moral responsibility to the Nation.

The lamp denotes the pursuit of knowledge, higher learning, and the partnership of Army ROTC with American colleges and universities.

The sword signifies courage, gallantry, and self-sacrifice intrinsic to the profession of arms.

The helmet is symbolic of the ancient civilization concept of the warrior scholar.

Cadet Command names top 10 cadets on the national Order of Merit List

U.S. Army Cadet Command has named the top 10 Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) Cadets on its FY 2015 national Order of Merit List (OML)....READ MORE




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MISSION

Mission Statement:
The U.S. Army Cadet Command selects, educates, trains, and commissions college students to be officers and leaders of character in the Total Army; instills the values of citizenship, national and community service, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment in high school students.

LEADERS

Maj. Gen. Peggy C. Combs, Commanding General, U.S. Army Cadet Command




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