Join the Air Force ROTC!
TSU & Non-TSU Students
How do I join Detachment 790 of AFROTC?
There are two possibilities for admission into Det. 790. Choose the option that fits you:
I'm a TSU Student:
Tennessee State University students do not have to apply specifically to ROTC, instead they sign up during registration like a normal class. The following are the classes that will need to be added for admission into the program
AERO 1010 (lecture) (Offered two times a week Tuesday/Wednesday from 1:00pm-2:00pm)
AERO 1011 (lab) (Offered one time a week Tuesday 2:00pm-4:00pm, PT 4:00pm-5:00pm and PT Friday at 600am)
In addition, the following documents will need to be completed:
Note: To become a student at TSU, visit the TSU Admissions page.
I'm NOT a TSU Student:
You DO NOT have to be a student at Tennessee State University to become a cadet at Detachment 790. Many of our cadets come from surrounding schools in the area.
The following are the classes that will need to be added for admission into the program
AERO 1012 (lecture) (Offered two times a week Tuesday/Wednesday from 1:00pm-2:00pm)
AERO 1013 (lab) (Offered one time a week Tuesday 2:00pm-4:00pm, PT 4:00pm-5:00pm and PT Friday at 600am)
The following schools are Det. 790 cross-town schools:
Aquinas College (AC)
If you are a student or are going to be a student at one of the above schools and are interested in joining Det. 790, please do the following:
All Cross-town students application and TSU fee should be mailed (not faxed) to AFROTC Det. 790 Tennessee State University before the deadline in order to enter the program:
The deadline for receiving these documents is:
Cross-town student applications should be mailed to:
AFROTC Det. 790/UAO
After the needed documents have been received (about 2-weeks after mailed in), students will be able to register for AFROTC classes through the TSU web site.
If you have any questions, feel free to call Det. 790 during duty hours: 07:30 - 16:30