Ranks and Ribbons

  • Ranks in NJROTC are earned based on a Cadets dedication and display of the Navy Core values of Honor, Courage and Commitment.

    NJROTC Enlisted Ranks
     
    Seaman Recruit - Earned once enrolled in the NJROTC program
    Seaman Apprentice - Earned once cadet has completed Mini-Boot Camp
    Seaman - Given after one successful Semester within the program
    Petty Officer Third Class - Earned after taking a written knowledge test after 2 total Semesters (1 yr)
    Petty Officer Second Class - Earned after taking a written knowledge test after 3 total Semesters (1.5 yrs)
    Petty Officer First Class - Earned after taking a written knowledge test after 4 total Semesters (2 yrs)
    Chief Petty Officer - Earned after taking a written knowledge test after 5 total Semesters (2.5 yrs)
    Senior Chief Petty Officer - Given by SNSI/NSI if earned.
    Master Chief Petty Officer - Given by SNSI/NSI if earned.

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    NJROTC Officer Ranks
     
    All officer ranks are given to those on the Battalion Staff, which are cadets in their third or fourth year in the NJROTC program.

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    NJROTC Ribbons
     
    Ribbons are earned based on service to the Unit, for a detailed explanation refer to the Field Manual.

    ROTC Ribbons