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United States Air Force Academy

Colorado Springs, CO, United States

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  • United States Air Force Academy

    Established: 1954 Colorado Springs, CO

    The United States Air Force Academy, is a military academy for officer candidates for the United States Air Force. Its campus is located immediately north of Colorado Springs.

    Branch: United States Air Force

    Motto: Developing Leaders of Character

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  • Naval War College

    Established: 1884 Newport, RI

    The Naval War College (NWC or NAVWARCOL) is the staff college and "Home of Thought" for the United States Navy in Newport, Rhode Island.

  • Command and General Staff College

    Established: 1881 Fort Leavenworth, KS

    The United States Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC or, obsolete, USACGSC) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, is a graduate school for United States Army.

  • Marine Corps University

    Established: 1989 Quantico, VA

    The Marine Corps University is a group of accredited higher-education schools at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia. It reports to the United States Marine Corps Training And Education Command.

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You may also want to consider Christian boarding schools or schools for troubled teens or best therapeutic ranches, because military schools are generally not designed for troubled teens. Military schools offer young men the ability to develop academically, personally, and socially into a confident and prepared leader. But military schools are not always the right choice for every young man. While military schools offer structure, and academic and athletic discipline in a controlled and monitored environment that is free from drugs and alcohol, military school is not intended to act as a rehabilitation program. And military schools do not offer the type of behavior counseling support needed to properly rehabilitate troubled young men with criminal pasts who need to reform their belief systems and their conduct. Military schools are looking for young men who want to prepare themselves for a future in a collegiate, military, or professional setting.