The Citadel Army ROTC
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Welcome to taking the next step in your career by joining the greatest fighting force on earth, the United States Army!
You have reached one of the very best program's acoss all of Army ROTC located at the Citadel Military College in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina.
We are formally known as the "Palmetto Battalion." As a senior military program, our Battalion is comprised of cadets from the Citadel, College of Charleston, Charleston Southern, and the Medical University of South Carolina.
Our Palmetto Battalion is currently the second largest Army ROTC program of 275 across United State Army Cadet Command. We have high standards and live by the Army Value's. We shape and mold highly motivated young men and women who will go on to command our Nations finest asset, "The American Soldier."
We take pride in supporting the future of the United States Army, The Army National Guard, and The Army Reserves.
This webpage has been created to support you the applicant with all your endeavors regarding Army ROTC.
We have many opportunities that sets us apart from a regular Army ROTC program. Please review the tabs and information listed.
It’s the second year in a row that a Citadel Cadet has achieved a top 10 ranking on the prestigious list, which is prepared annually by the U.S. Army Cadet Command. Last year, 2018 graduate Robert Weigand was ranked No. 7 of 6,000 commissioning Second Lieutnant's across United States.
Set to graduate in May of 2019, Citadel Class of 2019, Cadet Matthew Wilder will commission in the Army as Second Lieutenant in the branch of Engineers. Cadet Wilder's hard work and dedication to duty led him to achieve his first branch of choice.
Of the many unique feature's our Program offers is the ability to Commission through our partnership Colleges and Universities. We offer Army ROTC to students at College of Charleston, Charleston Southern Univerity, and the Medical University of South Carolina.
Listed below is 1LT Natalie Byrom, College of Charleston Class of 2013. 1LT Byrom is currently a Commander of an AH-64D Attack Aviation Company, South Carolina Army National Guard.
We prepare our Cadets to set the standards for others to follow. We take pride in producing quality Officers. You too can achive your goals through our program. We look forward to meeting you and helping you attain your goals!