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Army ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps)

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US Army Cadet Command (USACC) conducts Cadet Summer Training (CST) between May and August. CST consists of four main components:

Basic Camp (BC), Advanced Camp (AC), Cadet Professional Development Training (CPDT) and Cultural Understanding and Leadership Program (CU&LP). Approximately 11,000 Cadets participate in CST annually, supported by approximately 5,400 cadre from USACC, FORSCOM, USAR, MEDCOM and newly commissioned 2LTs.

Cultural and Language Internship Program:

Cultural Understanding and Leadership Program (CU&LP). This program serves to improve Cadet cultural awareness through the complete immersion in another culture.  Approximately 1,045 Cadets participate in this program, consisting of a series of month-long, group deployments supporting Combatant Command (CCMD) security cooperation lines of effort. Cadet Command currently sends teams to 26 different countries.

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