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Exploring the Military

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Take a moment to discover how rewarding a career in the Army can be.

Service Members Opportunity Colleges Army Degree (SOCAD)
Explore over 150 different careers you can train for and find out from real soldiers what it's like to be a soldier in the U.S. Army.

Navy Web site
College-bound or still in high school, the Navy can create and customize a career path for you.

Marines Web site
Learn about how a career with the Marines strengthens leadership skills you already possess.

Marine Corps Parent's Guide
This is the official Parent's Guide to the U.S. Marine Corps, where you can learn how to help your son or daughter make an informed decision about enlisting in the Marines.

Airforce Web site
If you're in high school, or have recently graduated, explore career opportunities with the Airforce.

The U.S. Coast Guard is one of five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, and falls under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The Coast Guard is the nation's oldest continuous seagoing service.

National Guard
Whatever your dream job is, there's a corresponding career in the National Guard that will train you for it. Talk to a recruiter to find out more.