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Which branch is best for an officer with a civil engineering degree?

I am looking into the 4 different ROTC options and platoon leaders course. If I want to obtain a degree in civil engineering and I want to have a civil engineering related job in the military which of the 4 branches should I choose. I heard that the army doesn't look at degrees and army engineers can be thrown into situations where they are not using their acquired knowledge from knowledge even if they are engineers... For example a mechanical engineer is used as a combat engineer is this true?

Asked By: - 8/19/2012
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The Marines are not the best choice for a guy who wants to work in a field related to civil engineering. The Marines use the Navy's Civil Engineer Corps. Regardless of commissioning source, Marine Ground Officer MOS' are selected at TBS after commissioning based on performance at TBS but with a large chance element... More
Answered By: Tom - 8/20/2012
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Navy
Answered By: morena - 8/20/2012
 
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