Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps
Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps

Leatherneck Platoon


To train, guide and evaluate the leadership potential of future Marine Officers for the Fleet Marine Force. 


As a Leatherneck Platoon member the following instructions will be provided:

  • Conditioning Hikes
  • Land Navigation
  • Small Unit Leadership Drills
  • Physical Training
  • Naval Science Courses

Upon completion of a college degree and Officer Candidate School (link opens new window), you will continue down the path that many wish to travel but only a few are able to achieve... the title of a United States Marine.

Things to Expect:

In addition to your academics, you will be required to participate in the following:

Battalion Physical Training

NROTC Leadership Lab

Leatherneck Physical Training

Leatherneck Platoon