Basic Branch Commissioned Officers

Commissioned officers in all of the the National Guard's career fields hold positions of tremendous authority. They are proven leaders, willing to accept challenges, make important decisions and take on great responsibility.  As a basic branch officer, you'll choose a career in one of the following areas:

  • Combat Arms
  • Combat Support
  • Combat Service Support

To become an officer in the Army National Guard:

  • You must meet the Guard's general eligibility requirements
  • You must have a minimum of 90 college credits toward an accredited degree to begin training
  • You must be a U.S. citizen
  • You must be morally and medically qualified
  • You must commission on or before your 42nd birthday
  • You must have a 110 GT line score on the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)

**Applicants interested in attending Federal OCS must have a baccalaureate degree or higher.*

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