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Life after ROTC

100% Job Placement
$39K base pay
Medical/Dental Benefits
Montgomery G.I. Bill (for higher education)
30 Paid Vacation Leave per year



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Air Force ROTC Detachment 006   |   Jackson State University  –  J.Y. Woodard Building  |   afrotc@jsums.edu   |   601-979-1620


Air Force ROTC Detachment 006
Founded: 2005
Location: J.Y. Woodard
Academic Department: Aerospace Studies
– 3 x Officers
– 2 x Non-Commissioned Officers
– 1 x JSU Employee (Civilian)
Email: afrotc@jsums.edu
Detachment Phone Number:
Information current as of 1 Apr 2022

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Top (title) photo courtesy of United Launch Alliance (Atlas V launch of MUOS-1 Satellite).  All other photos courtesy of U.S. Air Force (www.af.mil).
Information on website is current as of 1 Apr 2022.