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Tuskegee University Army ROTC 
"The order, the self-discipline, the pride that had been instilled in me by ROTC was a tremendous companion to my basic liberal arts education and prepared me well for my Army career,  or for that matter, any career I might have chosen..."- Retired General Colin Powell ... More

About Military Science 
Army ROTC at Tuskegee University is a great experience that offers opportunities to build a great future by earning a college degree and a commission as an officer in the U.S. Army, Army National Guard or Army Reserve. ... More

History of Army ROTC at TU 
The Junior Infantry Reserve Officer's Training Corps (ROTC) was established at Tuskegee Normal & Industrial Institute in February 1919. Captain Russell Smith, Infantry, was detailed to duty as Professor of Military Science and Tactics (PMS&T), with one commissioned officer and... More 

 News and Events

The Golden Tiger Battalion Military Ball

April 20, 2012
(RET) Floyd Griffin was the guest speaker at the Army ROTC Golden Tiger Battalion’s Military Ball, held on April 20, 2012 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center here on the campus of Tuskegee University. The theme for the evening was “Officership: Character, Leadership, and Professionalism.”  ...More 

Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff makes historic visit to Tuskegee University

February 24, 2012
Gen. Martin D. Dempsey, the 18th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shared his vision for transforming the nation's military with ROTC students at Tuskegee University on Tuesday. Dempsey said that the military of the future will need to change its focus to accommodate less forces needed to engage in Sept. 11-related conflicts and reduced military budgets. ...More