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Military Workers, Officers

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

To enter the armed forces as an officer, you must attend one of the four service academies: the U.S. Military Academy (for the Army), the U.S. Naval Academy (for the Navy and the Marines), the U.S. Air Force Academy (for the Air Force), or the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (for the Coast Guard); enroll in the Reserve Officers Training Corps; or enroll in Officer Candidate School or Officer Training School.

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