“Training Leaders for the Future”
The SOU Department of Military Science provides on- campus military science instruction that is open to all students without military obligation. All classes are full accredited and applicable toward fulfilling academic requirements for a baccalaureate degree.
The department also provides a minor available to all students. The ROTC/GOLD component of the Deaprtment of Military Science provides the option for the students to become Army Officers in the National Guard, Reserves, or Active Duty.