Myths vs Truths About Joining the Military

If you are considering joining the US Military, you may have heard some second or even third hand information on the requirements and what the service is like. To be sure about any entrance and service requirements, be sure to talk with your recruiter.

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Myth: A high school diploma is not needed to join the Military. Truth: A GED will be accepted with special approval in some circumstances. Otherwise, a high school diploma or equivalent is required.

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Myth: Basic training is nearly impossible to complete. Truth: Approximately 90 percent of recruits successfully complete Basic Training.

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Myth: Woman cannot succeed in the military. Truth: Women account for close to 15 percent of the U.S. Military and approximately 95 percent of all jobs in the Military are open to women.

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Myth: Military jobs and civilian jobs are worlds apart. What will I do after the military? Truth: 88 percent of military jobs have direct civilian counterparts. This will allow you to step directly into many civilian careers because of the training you received in the military. Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces are also less likely to remain unemployed compared with non-veterans.

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Contact an Armed Forces Recruiter today to find out the exciting career opportunities and requirements for join today’s US Military.




15 Responses to “Myths vs Truths About Joining the Military”

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military dot image susan    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Can someone join Army without green card?

military dot image victor    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

can someone join the us army if you are from onother country

military dot image joel n mwadzidze    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Great great knowledge jst wish could be lucky to get my way there!

military dot image richard chibuzor okeke    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Please can someone join the military from another country especially if u are currently serving in your countrie’s military,like for me am a seaman in the Nigeria navy,what will it take for me to join the US marine .

military dot image Li    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Can i join the army without a greencard?

military dot image alex    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0


military dot image larryf    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

I strongly recommend you contact and ask your designated branch recruiter. Do you have a green card? Are you living in the US?

military dot image Mike    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

I had to pass the ASVAB before joining the military.

military dot image larryf    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Hi Mike again, you’ve been really busy. Anyway, thanks for bring up the importance of doing well on the MILITARY ASVAB TEST. In fact, Scott Ostrow who wrote perhaps the best well known book for passing the ASVAB has written an article just for Check out Secrets of Passing the ASVAB right here. Free! Thanks again Mike! Keep up the great work!

military dot image vuori    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

From Finland, 1year service as MP.. is it possible that I join the forces?

with honour;

military dot image larryf    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Need a green card and/or US Citizen. But politics are changing for the good or bad. Contact your branch recruiter.

military dot image Juwon    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

I want to join the military in AMERICA but am a NIGERIAN and i stay in NIGERIA presently.

military dot image Anthony Raj kumar    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Hi I’m with the height of 5.2″; Tamil national, will I be able to join US forces?? Please can some one advice on this??

military dot image larryf    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Hey Anthony, best to call your branch recruiter. If phone is not an option, then email from the branch government site, i.e. or Best, LF

military dot image Emmanuel    Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Please sir Kindle help us Talk to your GENERALS of the US ARMY if they help us we thé non citizen join the ARMY am from NIGERIAN but school in china ï rely wont to serve the US ARMY help sir Please in case of Any help cal mi +8613119551125 no 1 ïs left BEHIND tank you sir

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