Located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the United States Air Force Academy is both a military installation and a university. It is home to more than 25,000 service members and civilians, most of who belong to the 10th Air Base Wing. This unit provides logistical and training support to the 4,400 cadets and 300 cadre members […]Read More...
Military Schools - State: Colorado (1 Military Schools Found)
Many parents turn to the concept of a military school as a way to instill additional discipline and a strong academic foundation in their sons and daughters. Contrary to the perception some have of such schools as a refuge for troubled children, these schools are very successful in setting a solid course for postsecondary education, careers and success.
However, you will find your options limited for military-themed secondary schools with in Colorado. The alternative is to select one of the many schools offering quality Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp programs. You will find at least 34 schools in the state offering JROTC programs with all four major services represented (Air Force, Navy, Marines and Army).
However, the state of Colorado stands out as the home of one of the five federal service academies, the United States Air Force Academy. The goal of this four-year academy is to graduate candidates with a baccalaureate and to produce officers who will serve as pilots and in other capacities in the U.S. Air Force.