SCED Code: 09102
Suggested Grade Level: 10, 11
Duration: 36 Weeks
Hours: 140
Credits: 1
Prerequisite: Navy JROTC I
OSHA Compliance Required?: No
Non-Traditional?: F

This course builds on the general introduction provided in Navy JROTC I, to further develop the traits of citizenship and leadership, introduce cadets to the technical areas of naval science, the role of the U.S. Navy in maritime history, and the vital importance of the world's oceans to the national security of the United States. An introduction to maritime history including the American Revolution, the American Civil War, the rise of the United States to world power status, World Wars I and II, the Cold War era, the 1990s, and conflict in the new millennium is provided. Additional instruction in the nautical sciences will include an introduction to maritime geography, oceanography, meteorology, astronomy, and the physical sciences.


Unless otherwise noted, content is taken from the Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) Cadet Field Manual (CFM) (11th Edition, NAVEDTRA 37116-K) and NJROTC Cadet Reference Manual (CRM). Instructors are asked to continue relying heavily on their branch-specific curriculum guides to complement this core set of competencies.
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Course Sequences

A combination of this course and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses, is a concentration sequence. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses based on their career pathways. A program completer is a student who has met the requirements for a CTE concentration sequence and all other requirements for high school graduation or an approved alternative education program.

Career Clusters

Pathway Occupation
Administration & Administrative Support
  • Training and Development Managers
Professional Support Services

Pathway Occupation
Foreign Service
  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Legislators
National Security
  • Military Enlisted Tactical Operations and Air/Weapons Specialists and Crew Members, All Other
  • Military Officer Special and Tactical Operations Leaders, All Other
  • Special Forces
  • Actuaries
  • Economists
  • Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
  • Urban and Regional Planners
Public Management & Administration
  • Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
  • Avionics Technicians
  • Compliance Officers
  • Private Detectives and Investigators
  • Transportation Inspectors
Revenue & Taxation
  • Compliance Officers

Pathway Occupation
Correction Services
  • Correctional Officers and Jailers
  • Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists
Emergency & Fire Management Services
  • Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
  • Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Fire Inspectors and Investigators
  • Firefighters
  • Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Law Enforcement Services
  • Forensic Science Technicians
  • Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers
  • Private Detectives and Investigators
Legal Services
  • Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators
  • Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other
  • Paralegals and Legal Assistants
Security & Protective Services
  • Private Detectives and Investigators
  • Security Guards

Pathway Occupation
Facility & Mobile Equipment Maintenance
  • Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
  • Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
Health, Safety, & Environmental Management
Logistics Planning & Management Services
Sales & Service
  • Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance
  • Parts Salespersons

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