ROTC Programs

Fordham University hosts the Army ROTC program for most private schools in New York City, The Yankee Battalion. The mission of the Yankee Battalion is to attract, educate, and inspire Cadets to provide qualified and committed candidates for commission in the Total Army.

The Navy ROTC Program was established to educate and train qualified young men and women for service as commissioned officers in the unrestricted line communities of the Navy and in the Marine Corps.

Navy Prep Program
The Fordham University Naval ROTC Preparatory Program Scholarship provides economically and/or academically disadvantaged applicants with a unique opportunity to earn a commission in the United States Navy. This scholarship provides an extra year of academics and military orientation focused on preparing students for NROTC success.

Air Force ROTC
Serving more than 30 schools in the New York City metro area including Fordham University. As the only AFROTC detachment in New York City, our goal is to provide pre-commissioning education for qualified students who desire to serve as commissioned officers in the United States Air Force and United States Space Force while still enjoying a civilian college life.