Cadet Insignia

RANK INSIGNIA

Promotion Requirements

CADET PROMOTIONS ARE BASED UPON OUTSTANDING MILITARY AND ACADEMIC MERIT.  CADETS MUST HAVE DEMONSTRATED OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP, CITIZENSHIP, CONDUCT, AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN MILITARY AND ACADEMIC SUBJECTS.  ADDITIONALLY THET MUST HAVE PERFORMED IN AN OUTSTANDING MANNER IS HIS/HER PRESENT POSITION AND DEMONSTRATED THE POTENTIAL TO ASSUME GREATER RESPONSIBILITY IN A HIGHER POSITION. 

ACCELARATED PROMOTIONS ONLY IN AN EXCEPTIONAL CASE.

PROMOTIONS OF ONLY THE MOST OUTSTANDING CADETS.


RANK LET TIME     POSITIONS 
CADET PRIVATE

1

Squad Member
CADET PRIVATE FIRST CLASS

1

Squad Member 
CADET CORPORAL

1

Team Leader 
CADET SERGEANT

2

Team Leader
CADET STAFF SERGEANT

2

Squad Leader 
CADET SERGEANT FIRST CLASS

2

Platoon Sergeant
CADET MASTER SERGEANT

2

Personnel / Operations Sergeant
CADET SERGEANT MAJOR

3

Operations / Personnel Sergeant
CADET COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR

3

Battalion   
CADET SECOND LIEUTENANT

3

Platoon Leader / Staff Officer
CADET FIRST LIEUTENANT

4

  Platoon Leader / Staff Officer
CADET CAPTAIN 

4

  Company Commander / Primary Staff Officer 
 CADET MAJOR

4

  Executive Officer / Operations Officer
 CADET LIEUTENANT COLONEL

4

  Battalion Commander
 CADET COLONEL

4

  Brigade Commander / Deputy Commander
       



ACCELARATED PROMOTIONS ONLY IN AN EXCEPTIONAL CASE.
PROMOTIONS OF ONLY THE MOST OUTSTANDING CADETS.