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Building Leaders of Character
The mission of the United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps is to build leaders of character.
Leadership opportunities and learning valuable skills open a wide variety of career paths for our cadets. Examples include public service, medicine, and law enforcement. Many will pursue higher education. While there is no requirement for military service, many cadets join the armed forces.
A recent poll showed that 65% of cadets were interested in joining the military. According to the U.S. Navy, more than 500 former Sea Cadets join the United States Navy in a typical year 10% to 12% of graduating Sea Cadets will enter each incoming U.S. Naval Academy Class.
What will you do?
How will the US Naval Sea Cadets change your future?
Instills virtues of good citizenship and strong moral principles in each cadet
Demonstrates the value of an alcohol-free, drug-free, and gang-free lifestyle
Exposes cadets to the prestige of public service and a variety of career paths through hands-on training with our nation's armed services