Leadership Studies

Minor in Military Science

This minor is designed to establish a direct link with the Military Science curriculum and award a Military Science Minor to all students who successfully complete the four-year Military Science program. For more information, please contact CSM (RET) Joseph LaPlante at Joseph.LaPlante@unh.edu or Dr. Sharon Timberlake at: sharon.timberlake@maine.edu.

The following curriculum meets the requirements for a Military Science Minor for Army ROTC Cadets. Students must complete a total of 30 Military Science credits (eight courses, eight leadership labs) as part of both academic and commissioning requirements. More information about the USm Army ROTC and its courses can be found at: https://usm.maine.edu/armyrotc.

Required Courses (30 credits)

  • MIS 213 Introduction to ROTC I 2 cr
  • MIS 203 Introduction to ROTC II 2 cr
  • MIS 301 Self and Team Development I 3 cr
  • MIS 302 Self and Team Development II 3 cr
  • MIS 401 Leading Small Organizations I 3 cr
  • MIS 402 Leading Small Organizations II 3 cr
  • MIS 411 Leadership and Management I 3 cr
  • MIS 412 Leadership and Management II 3 cr
  • Students also Participate in Leadership Labs each Semester 1 cr (per semester for a total of 8 cr)

Elective ROTC Program Courses:

  • MIS 225 History of the Army 3 cr
  • MIS 495 Officer Internship 1-6 cr

(Elective credits may assist to reach Minor credit requirements with Faculty approval only.)