We have three main priorities – Academics, Leadership Development, and Physical Fitness.

  • Academics:
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Pass all required classes
    • Complete Bachelors Degree on time
    • Complete Naval Science Curriculum

Required Courses for Naval Science Curriculum

CourseNavy Option MidshipmenMarine Option MidshipmenSSOP Midshipmen
All Major Required CoursesXXX
2 Semesters of CalculusX
2 Semesters of Physics (Calculus Based)X
2 Semesters of EnglishX
World CultureX
American HistoryXX
Leadership LabXXX
Naval OrientationXXX
Seapower and Maritime AffairsXX
Naval EngineeringX
Naval Weapons SystemsX
Naval Science for Strategic SealiftX
Naval NavigationX
Naval Operations and SeamanshipX
Leadership and ManagementXX
Leadership and EthicsXXX
Evolution of WarfareX
Amphibious WarfareX
Note: Discuss specifics with your NROTC Advisor prior to registering for classes


  • Leadership Development:
    • Naval Leadership Lab
    • Leadership positions within the unit and on campus
  • Physical Fitness:
    • Unit Physical Training 2-3 times per week
    • Physical Fitness Assessments 2 times per semester
      • Minimum Standards:
        • Males: 2:05 min plank, 47 Pushups in 2 min, 1.5 Mile Run in 12:00
        • Females: 2:05 min plank, 21 Pushups in 2 min, 1.5 Mile Run in 14:00
    • Annual Swim Qualification