Alabama JROTC is the home to Alabama’s future heroes

We are dedicated to producing the next generation of selfless leaders committed to the greater good.

Operating through a dynamic and cooperative network of programs in local Alabama schools, JROTC works to instill in cadets the values of citizenship, service to the United States of America, personal responsibility, and confidence through accomplishment.

JROTC provides skills training and character strengthening to motivate young people to be better students, cadets, and citizens. Through JROTC, cadets learn quality leadership, personal responsibility, and the will power to work hard for the greater good as modeled and exemplified by current and veteran heroes of the United States Armed Forces.


Air Force JROTC

AFJROTC offers a unique and dynamic experience with curriculum, competitions and activities. Cadets study topics such as heritage of flight, principles of aircraft flight and navigation, human requirements of flight, development of aerospace power, aerospace vehicles, rocketry, space and technology programs, and the aerospace industry.



The U.S. Army Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) is one of the largest character development and citizenship programs for youth in the world. Army JROTC is designed to teach cadets the value of citizenship, leadership, service to the community, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment, while instilling in them self-esteem, teamwork, and self-discipline.


Marine JROTC

Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) is a program offered to high schools that teaches cadets character development, student achievement, wellness, leadership, and diversity. It is a cooperative effort between the military and the high schools to produce successful cadets, students, and citizens, while fostering in each school a more constructive and disciplined learning environment.



Naval JROTC curriculum emphasizes citizenship and leadership development, as well as our maritime heritage, the significance of sea power, and naval topics such as the fundamentals of naval operations, seamanship, navigation and meteorology.

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