Department of Military Instruction

Department of Military Instruction

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About the Department

The Department of Military Instruction's (DMI) mission is to build, educate, train, and inspire the US Military Academy's Corps of Cadets in the essence of war-fighting and the Profession of Arms in order to develop future Army officers with the values, ethos, military skills, and leadership competencies necessary to lead America’s Soldiers.

The purpose of the Military Program is to instill in cadets the foundational military competencies necessary to win in a complex world while inspiring them to professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.

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United States Military Academy
Official Mail and Distribution Center
646 Swift Road
West Point, New York 10996-1905

Prospective Faculty & Staff

DMI hires personnel for all positions through an internal hiring board. Personnel must be either post-KD or in their current broadening period, demonstrate potential for continued promotion, and prepared to dedicate themselves to the development of Cadets as future leaders of character.