• Enlist in the Army: As the oldest branch of the U.S. Military, the Army protects the security of the United States and its resources.  To enlist in the U.S. Army, you must be between 18 and 35 years old (17 with parental consent). You must be a U.S. citizen or resident alien. A high school diploma is preferred, but a high school equivalent such as the GED may be accepted. You must also pass the ASVAB test and a physical fitness exam. Some jobs may have additional requirements.
     
    Army Reserve: The Army Reserve trains part time near home until needed, and members deploy alongside the Army.
     
    Army National Guard: Army National Guard members deploy with the Army on a part-time basis, with a special focus on homeland security and relief programs.
     
    Westpoint:  The United States Military Academy's mission is to educate for four years, train and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the US Army.
     
    ROTC: Army ROTC Provides tools to become an officer and money for tuition while enhancing your college experience.