We educate, train, and inspire men and women to become officers of character motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation.
At the United States Air Force Academy, a world-class education is just the beginning. If you are selected to attend the Academy, you will undertake a rigorous program of academic, military, athletic and character development — one with lifelong personal and career impacts.
- You will have a well-developed and adaptive intellect.
- You will be capable of carrying out the Air Force mission in a complex, ambiguous and dynamic environment.
- You will become an effective communicator who is able to present thoughts and ideas in clear concise terms.
- You will become adept at using teamwork as a primary mission context.
- You will bring a global perspective to national security issues.
- You will achieve technological proficiency, applying knowledge and skills to the unique tasks of the military profession.
- You will be of forthright integrity, voluntarily deciding the right thing to do — and then doing it.
- You will be selfless in your service to our country, the Air Force and your subordinates.
- You will display a commitment to excellence in the performance of your personal and professional responsibilities.
- You will respect the dignity of all human beings.
- You will be decisive and take full responsibility for your decisions.
- You will develop the self-discipline, stamina and courage to do your duty well under the most extreme and prolonged conditions of national defense.
- You will understand the significance of spiritual values and beliefs to your own character development and that of the community.
- You will take pride in your profession.
- You will be predisposed to a career of service to the Air Force and dedicated to a lifetime of service to the nation.
- You will be devoted to lifelong personal and professional development.
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