Direct Commissioning 

The National Defense Authorization Act of 2019 (NDAA 2019) gave the military services the authorization to direct commission officers up to the rank of Colonel.  

With this new authority, the Army has developed commissioning paths for each specific job field.  With these, there are different prior experiences required to receive the grade determination.

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