Oak Ridge Military Academy
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Oak Ridge Military Academy is a military college prep school in North Carolina. The school is also known by its acronym: ORMA. The school is named after the town that it is located within. Oak Ridge is about 8 miles from Greensboro, NC.
ORMA was founded in 1852 as a finishing school for boys which makes it the third oldest military school in the United States that is still operated.
The school has served a number of different purposes throughout its history, but today the school is a private coeducational military boarding school intended as college prep. It has been that way since 1972. The Academy is divided into a middle and a high school and the Corps of Cadets is several companies.
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
|Other Military Schools||Grades||Students||Faculty|
|Wofford College ROTC||College||1,500||150|
|Truman State University ROTC||College||6,000||700|
|University of Utah AROTC||College||30,000||2,500|
|University of Florida NROTC||College||50,000||5,000|
|South Dakota School of Mines and Technology AROTC||N/A||2,300||160|