The Corps has too broad a variety of job fields to even list. Google Marine Corps MOS and you should find a listing of all the jobs and descriptions of the requirements. That going to be a big part of what "can you…"
"What jobs are you thinking about?
I know a lot of people that go to the military after the work force, (especially in the post 9/11 fervor) so its definitely something that can be accomplished. Just think through all the…"
"I want to join the USMC as soon as I can, I've talked to a couple Marines and they always ask me: what do you want to do?
Truth is, I have no idea what I want to do if I do join.
So to the Jarheads out there: What kinds of jobs…"
"Ask the wife first. Although there is much to be said about serving your country your family should come first. I say this as a military retiree and I have served in 3 of the 4 services. I did not get married until I was in my 40s…"
"The military is, like most say, a good experience while not being a good experience. My time in the military (I was a Navy Corpsman with a Marine Corps Bn) taught me to grow up and be respectful and I did feel that I learned quite a bit more and…"
"I'm "living the dream" as a Plebe at USNA. If your GPA is as good as you say it is, and you've taken challenging classes, as well as have some participation in sports and/or other examples of leadership, you would probably…"
My freshman year at Boston Conservatory, all of us--regardless of whether we were musicians, dancers, or actors--had a compulsory year-long course called Arts & Civilization. The year began with explorations of prehistoric man, and…"
"History allows a conversation with the past. Mostly excitingly the great successes, because the failures were rarely recorded. Perhaps more importantly it provides shared origins. Common themes and stories we can all look to and say, "This is…"
"Thanks for all the replies, you helped me make up my mind. I ended up buying a peacoat instead, which is a lot more useful for me right now. As for the blazer, I decided that when I do get a jacket, I'll go for a grey or maybe navy one."
"History has always been a great interest of mine, so this is something I have given some thought and practice to. I often look at history as a sort of deep time psychology. Psychology, anthropology, and sociology are able to look at limited temporal…"
I decided to put this question in the main forum, because if it was in a group like The History Buffs, there would be a smaller audience. Because everyone learns history at some point in his education, it is a matter that could be of interest to almost all members and not just a select few.So we all have learned some form of history in school, from local to national to the histories of far off lands and times. What is it that we learn from people of bygone places and times? There are some…See More
"First of all you are 20, so the feelings are natural and normal. Actually it is a positive sign that you are thinking and aware.
I am a lawyer. It took for years of college and three years of law school. I loved being in school. Your career has to…"