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Other Academic and Skills Training

reserve officers' training corps (rotc)

female cadets in gym

Physical Fitness Training

Physical fitness is conducted three times each week, from 06:00 to 07:15, and is geared toward the Army Physical Fitness Test.


Military History

One military history course must be completed prior to graduation. Cadets may meet this requirement by completing several BC political science or history courses or completing a course taught by ROTC Cadre. Courses currently meeting this requirement include America's War in Vietnam (HS 111); U.S. Civil Military Relations (PO 250); The Causes of War (PO 512); The Presidency Challenged (HS 10501); Liberalism, Nation Building, and American Foreign Policy (PO 518); and others by arrangement.

ROTC cadets in field training exercises

Field Training Exercises (FTX)

Training includes weapons qualification, day and night land navigation, and tactical training.  Cadets typically depart BC friday morning and return sunday evening.

Cadets in leadership lab

Leadership Labs

An hour and a half each week covering tactical drills and leadership skills.