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The Military College of South Carolina

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Army ROTC Prospective Students

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High School Students:

If you’re currently a high school student interested in joining the Army ROTC Palmetto Battalion, please see important information listed below:

- For those interested in attending the Citadel Military College, you’re encouraged to attend the prospective student visits offered throughout the academic school year. Attending this will offer a vivid insight to daily rigors of a Citadel Cadet. In addition, the pre-knob visit is also an opportunity to research the Senior Military College ROTC programs.

http://www.citadel.edu/root/admissions-visit

For those interested in attending the College of Charleston, you’re encouraged to attend the Accepted Student’s Weekend in the spring semester. Accepted Student’s Weekend will offer a comprehensive overview of the College of Charleston and introduce you to all the opportunities offered in addition. Students that are interested in attending can contact the Director of Veteran’s Affair’s, Dr. Matthew Garrison at (843) 953-5861 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 http://finaid.cofc.edu/types-of-financial-aid/other-benefits/rotc/army-rotc/index.php

For those interested in attending Charleston Southern University, you’re encouraged to attend the CSU “First Look” events typically held 3 times throughout the academic year. First Look will present the college life at Charleston Southern University as well as additional opportunities. Student’s that are interested in attending Charleston Southern University are encouraged to contact Cpt. Josh Nelson, Recruiting and Operations Officer for the Palmetto Battalion Army ROTC at (843) 953-5221 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.csuniv.edu/armyrotc/

Current College Students

If you’re interested in the Palmetto Battalion Army ROTC program and currently enrolled as a college student at the Citadel Military College or at any of our extension programs including College of Charleston, Charleston Southern University, Medical University of South Carolina, please see the Recruiting and Operations Office contact below

For any general questions or concern’s regarding the program or scholarship information, prospective students are encouraged to contact the Army ROTC Palmetto Battalion Recruiting and Operation’s Officer, Cpt. Josh Nelson.

Cpt. Josh Nelson

Recruiting and Operations Officer

Army ROTC, the Palmetto Battalion

Office: (843) 953-5221

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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