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What GPA do you need for OCS Army?
My understanding is that the Army does not have a minimum GPA requirement for OCS -- so long as the person applying has earned a degree from an accredited college/university and has no other issues, they are qualified to be considered.
What is the failure rate of Army OCS?
The Army National Guard also offers an "Accelerated" OCS program, which is a 56-day, full-time program. The accelerated program is the most physically and mentally demanding program and while the majority of candidates for the accelerated program are already enlisted soldiers, the failure rate is consistently over 40%.
How hard is it to get accepted to Army OCS?
Only about 60 percent of all those who apply are accepted for attendance at OCS. Civilian college graduate and current military candidates do not compete with each other for available OCS slots. Once selected, the graduation rate for OCS is over 90 percent.
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How long are Army OCS contracts?
Normally 3 years active, 5 reserve. That's just payback obligation to the government. Once that time passes, if you don't say or do anything till continue in the service. Indefinite term until cancelled.
What is the age limit for Army OCS?
Requirements to Join OCS
The general age requirement is between 19 and 32. You also have to be eligible for a secret security clearance. If you're current military, you can't have more than six years of active service before joining OCS.
What rank do you come out of OCS?
Upon completion of either OCS programs, graduates are commissioned as Second Lieutenants (2LT) and then attend the rest of their Basic Officer Leadership courses.
Can you join the army as an officer?
The Army allows people who work in certain professions to join as officers through its direct commission program. These officers do not typically need to go through basic training, although they attend an officer leadership program and any orientation training relevant to their profession.
How much does a 2lt make in the army?
A Second Lieutenant is a commissioned officer in the United States Army at DoD paygrade O-1. A Second Lieutenant receives a monthly basic pay salary starting at $3,287 per month, with raises up to $4,136 per month once they have served for over 3 years.
Do army officers take the Asvab?
Only the US Army, Marine Corps, and the US Coast Guard accept the ASVAB for officer applicants. Prospective officer candidates looking at the Air Force and the Navy do not have to take the ASVAB.
Can you go to OCS without a degree?
Under the Army's Enlistment Program 9D, applicants enlist with a guarantee of attending OCS, after completion of enlisted basic training. Army Reserve (USAR) OCS candidates do not require a BA/BS degree, but must have at least 90 semester hours toward a BA/BS.