Military Occupations (MIL)

MIL 101 - Leadership and Personal Development Units: 2

MIL 101 introduces Cadets to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership. Cadets learn how the personal development of life skills such as critical thinking, goal setting, time management, and physical and mental fitness (resiliency training) relate to leadership, officership, and the Army profession. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of Army leadership dimensions while gaining a big picture of understanding the ROTC program, its purpose in the Army, and its advantages for the student.

MIL 101L - Military Science Lab and Physical Training I Units: 1

MIL 101L introduces students to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership and the structure of the ROTC Basic courses. Students will learn basic tactical skills and how to successfully navigate using a compass and map. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of basic tactics, physical fitness, and organizational skills that will allow students to achieve a team oriented goal. Students will also learn how to live a physically fit lifestyle. This will introduce students to time management skills that will help them develop and achieve different responsibilities.

MIL 102 - Introduction to Tactical Leadership Units: 2

MIL 102 introduces students to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership. Students will learn how the personal development of life skills such as land navigation, tactics, effective Army communication, and army leadership relate to leadership, officership, and the Army profession. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of Army leadership dimensions, attributes and core leader competencies while gaining a big picture of understanding the ROTC program, its purpose in the Army, and its advantages for the student.

Term Typically Offered: SPR/FALL

MIL 102L - Military Science Lab and Physical Training II Units: 1

MIL 102L introduces students to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership and the structure of the ROTC Basic courses. Students will learn basic tactical skills and how to successfully navigate using a compass and map. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of basic tactics, physical fitness, and organizational skills that will allow students to achieve a team oriented goal. Students will also learn how to live a physically fit lifestyle. This will introduce students to time management skills that will help them develop and achieve different responsibilities.

MIL 201 - Innovative Team Leadership Units: 2

MIL 201 explores the dimensions of creative and innovative tactical leadership strategies and styles by examining team dynamics and two historical leadership theories that form the basis of the Army leadership framework. Aspects of personal motivation and team building are practiced planning, executing and assessing team exercises. While participation in the leadership labs is not mandatory during MSL II year, significant experience can be gained in a multitude of areas and participation in the labs is highly encouraged. The focus continues to build on developing knowledge of the leadership attributes and core leader competencies through the understanding of Army rank, structure, and duties as well as broadening knowledge of land navigation and squad tactics. Case studies will provide a tangible context for learning the Soldier's Creed and Warrior Ethos.

MIL 201L - Military Science Lab and Physical Training III Units: 1

MIL 201L introduces students to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership and the structure of the ROTC Basic courses. Students will learn basic tactical skills and how to successfully navigate using a compass and map. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of basic tactics, physical fitness, and organizational skills that will allow students to achieve a team oriented goal. Students will also learn how to live a physically fit lifestyle. This will introduce students to time management skills that will help them develop and achieve different responsibilities.

MIL 202 - Foundations of Tactical Leadership Units: 2

MIL 202 examines the challenges of leading teams in the complex operational environment. The course highlights dimensions of terrain analysis, patrolling, and operation orders. Further study of the theoretical basis of the Army Leadership Requirements Model explores the dynamics of adaptive leadership in the context of military operations. MIL 202 prepares Cadets for MSL 301. Cadets develop greater self awareness as they assess their own leadership styles and practice communication and team building skills. Case studies give insight into the importance and practice of teamwork and tactics in real-world scenarios.

Term Typically Offered: SPR/FALL

MIL 202L - Military Science Lab and Physical Training IV Units: 1

MIL 202L introduces students to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership and the structure of the ROTC Basic courses. Students will learn basic tactical skills and how to successfully navigate using a compass and map. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of basic tactics, physical fitness, and organizational skills that will allow students to achieve a team oriented goal. Students will also learn how to live a physically fit lifestyle. This will introduce students to time management skills that will help them develop and achieve different responsibilities.