RTI Officer Candidate School


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Indiana Traditional Officer Candidate School (OCS)

General Eligibility Requirements

  • A minimum of 90 credit hours to meet the admission requirements to enter the OCS Program
  • Be less than 42 years old at time of commissioning
  • Be able to pass a Chapter II commissioning physical
  • Pass an APFT (Must be the standard 3 events, NO ALTERNATE EVENTS)
  • Be of good moral character
  • Commander's letter of recommendation


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The mission of Officer Candidate School is to educate, train, evaluate, screen and develop officer candidates through our Indiana Traditional Program and the National Guard Bureau Accelerated Program to ensure they possess the moral, intellectual and physical qualities for commissioning and the leadership potential to serve successfully as company grade officers in the Indiana Army National Guard.

Student Guide

The Student Guide is designed to brief you on what to expect while attending the 138th Regiment (CA). Although your attendance is voluntary, your presence implies complete acceptance of the high standards of the 138th Regiment (CA). Click here to Download Student Guide.