Welcome to Det 172!
Both the cadre and cadets are delighted you have chosen a path that will challenge you, motivate you and allow you to follow your dream of being an Air Force Officer in the worlds best Air Force!
Get the facts! Join the cadre for a briefing and tour of Detachment 172. You will also have the opportunity to start the application process to streamline your acceptance into our program. Please call 229-333-5954 or 229-219-1296 to set up an appointment with our Recruiting Flight Commander.
You may also speak with a cadre member at VSU Freshmen Orientation. A representitive will be located at the Student Union between 12:15-2:00pm on 30 May, 1 Jun, 11 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 25 Jun and 9 Aug.
Second Step: To join Air Force Reserve Corps (ROTC) cadets must maintain a full course load (12 credit hours) and register for aerospace studies (AS) classes. Please see below to determine what classes you need to take during the Spring 2012 semester:
Freshmen: AS1000 and AS1001
New Sophomores: AS1000, AS1001, AS2001( you must have a 3.0 CGPA upon entering)
Juniors and Seniors: Please call 229-333-5954 for more information
Get Ready! Fitness is a big part of the ROTC program at Det 172. Your physical fitness abilities will be assessed throughout theacademic year. You must attempt a timed 1.5 mile run, one minute of push-ups and one minute of sit-ups. To better prepare you for this assessment, please visit: The Air Force Fitness Program web site for videos, news and proper form. Also, visit http://afrotc.com/admissions/requirements-standards/ to know what the general requirements are, to include weight and fitness.
Call 229-333-5954 or 229-219-1296if you have any questions or concerns. We are here to help you have a positive experience as your soar towards your goals.