The Master’s College 2015-2016 Catalog
RESERVE OFFICER TRAINING CORPS
Air Force ROTC (AFROTC)
AFROTC offers a variety of two-, three- and four-
year scholarships, some of which pay the full cost of
tuition, books, and fees. Successful completion of as
little as four semesters of AFROTC academic classes
and leadership laboratories can lead to a commission
as a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force.
Classes consist of one hour of academics and two
hours of laboratory for freshman and sophomores;
three hours of academics and two hours of
laboratory for juniors and seniors. AFROTC cadets
under scholarship and all juniors and seniors receive
a monthly tax-free stipend and a textbook allowance.
No military commitment is incurred until entering the
last two years of the program (Professional Officer
Course) or accepting an AFROTC scholarship.
Aerospace Studies classes andLeadershipLaboratories
are conducted at various times during the week on
the campuses of LMU, USC, and UCLA. For more
information, contact the Department of Aerospace
Studies (AFROTC) at one of the following
universities: LMU at (310) 338-2770, USC at (213)
740-2670, or UCLA at (310) 825-1742.
Army ROTC (AROTC)
AROTC is a program that enables students to
become officers in the U.S. Army, Army Reserves, or
Army National Guard while earning a college degree.
The curriculum supplements students’ academic
majors by offering elective courses ranging from
leadership and management to military law. Courses
are augmented with leadership laboratories that
stress practical skills such as first aid, land navigation,
rappelling, military tactics, and
scenario-driven leadership reaction courses.
Scholarships are available for two, three, and four years
of academic study and are awarded on a competitive
Students may select a branch of the Army in which to
be commissioned from 16 specialty fields, including
military intelligence, aviation, signal communications,
finance, logistics, nursing, and engineering. Prior to
completion of the ROTC program, students may
request to go on active duty or serve part-time in
the Army Reserves or National Guard. For more
information, contact AROTC at one of the following
universities: CSUN at (818) 677-7855 or UCLA at