Army ROTC & Nursing The College Four-Year Scholarship is for college freshmen in their first year of a five-year undergraduate plan. Contact CPT Lacy at 731-881-ROTC for more information. To qualify, you must: Be a U.S. citizen Be between the ages of 17 and 26 Have a high school GPA of at least 2.50 Have a high school diploma or equivalent Score minimum of 920 on the SAT or 19 on the ACT Meet physical standards Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in a Reserve Component (U.S. Army Reserve or Army National Guard) Scholarship Worth up to $45,568 at UTM Starting Salary of $42,206 4 to 5 years $67,974 10 years $83,125 plus free Master’s Degree 20 years $101,338 Retire at 20 years of service and draw 50% of your base pay the rest of your life 20 years Lieutenant Colonel retirement pay $41,808 with free insurance Army ROTC Nurse Cadets have an opportunity for a unique summer nursing experience. The paid, three-week Nurse Summer Training Program assigns Cadets to Army hospitals throughout the U.S. and Germany. The program introduces you to the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) and to the roles and responsibilities of an Army Nurse Corps Officer. Under the supervision of an experienced Army Nurse Corps Officer, you will obtain hands-on experience. Your one-on-one clinical experience will allow you to hone your clinical skills, develop your problem-solving techniques and become comfortable with developing your professional skills as a member of the U.S. Army Healthcare Team.