Air Force Science Program

Administrative Office
Hearst Gymnasium, UC Berkeley, Room 176
Phone: 510-642-3572
Fax: 510-642-9071

Air Force ROTC is offered through the Aerospace Studies department at U.C. Berkeley. Scholarships (including tuition, book allowance, and stipend) are available for qualified students. Students may enroll and attend one course per semester at the U.C. Berkeley campus at no cost.

Topics covered in AFROTC courses include Basic Military knowledge (1 credit), Military History (1 credit), Leadership Training (3 credits), and U.S. National Security Affairs and Preparation for Active Duty (3 credits). Additional components of the ROTC program include 3 hours per week of fitness activities, 2 hours per week of Leadership Lab, and a 4-week Summer Field Training. Upon completion of the program and granting of 4-year degree, students will be commissioned as Second Lieutenants in the United States Air Force.

To be eligible for AFROTC, applicants should be full-time students and meet additional fitness, GPA, testing, and other requirements. Interested students should visit the department website at , call 510-642-3572, or email