Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2021

MSCI 1001 Introduction to ROTC

MSCI 1001 introduces Cadets to the personal challenges and competencies that are critical for effective leadership. Cadets learn how the personal development of life skills such as critical thinking, goal setting, time management, physical fitness, and stress management relate to leadership, officership, and the Army profession. The focus is on developing basic knowledge and comprehension of Army leadership dimensions while gaining a big picture understanding of ROTC, its purpose in the Army, and its advantages for the student. One hour class and a required leadership lab, MSCI 1001L, plus optional participation in a one hour sessions for physical fitness. Participation in a weekend exercise is optional, but highly encouraged.