The aim of the Marines ROTC programs is to train university students for future service in the military. Discover here more about what’s needed and what are the benefits of becoming an ROTC member. You may hear people allude to your US Marines ROTC while you are in high school or when you are getting […]
Relocation is an expected part of life in the Marines but that doesn’t mean it is an easy part especially when families are involved.
Active military personnel face a surprisingly high suicide rate that puts them at risk long after they come home from service. During the first 155 days of 2012, nearly 50 percent more soldiers committed suicide than died fighting the war in Afghanistan. Combating such numbers requires programs that can identify signs of mental distress and […]
When you decide to join the U.S. Marine Corps you decide to embark on an incredible journey that will test you mentally, emotionally, and physically. You understand that there are several requirements that you must meet, including certain basic physical requirements that will determine whether you will be eligible for a place in the most […]
If you have come to the point where you are seriously thinking about joining the U.S. Marines, then it makes sense to consider what shape you would like your career path to take. The Marines offers a variety of Marine jobs and career options to applicants so you need to figure out which one would […]
For those who have decided that they want to become a Marine there is a point, maybe towards the beginning, that they are drawn to it for Marine benefits like the structure and security, or perhaps the sense of brotherhood (and sisterhood). Yet at some point, hopefully, the practical questions start to matter as well. […]
There comes a moment when you might be deciding what you will do next in life. Maybe you’re finishing high school and you don’t have a clue what to do. Then you consider the benefits of military service. You might start going through all of the literature you can find online, and filling out this […]
Ask just about anybody on the street and they can give you a fairly succinct definition of what the US Marines are, but few can give more details other than they are a branch of the U.S. armed forces. There is much more to the story. As anybody who is a Marine can tell you, […]