“The objective of the AFJROTC is to educate and train high school cadets in citizenship; promote community service; instill responsibility character, and self-discipline; and provide instruction in air and space fundamentals.” With these objectives the cadets will develop:

    1. An appreciation of the basic elements and requirements for national security.
    2. Respect for and an understanding of the need for constituted authority in a democratic society.
    3. Patriotism and an understanding of their personal obligation to contribute to national security.
    4. Habits of orderliness and precision
    5. A high degree of personal honor, self- reliance, and leadership.
    6. A broad-based knowledge of the aerospace age and fundamental aerospace doctrine.
    7. Basic military skills
    8. A knowledge of and appreciation for the traditions of the Air Force
    9. An interest in completing high school and pursuing high educational goals or skills.