Hearst Gymnasium, UC Berkeley, Room 176
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
http://airforcerotc.berkeley.edu , call 510-642-3572, or email