NLCC Officer Ranks & Rates

Promotions in the Navy Leauge Cadet Corps are done by meeting two requirements. The first is that the cadet has spent a minimum of six months between promotions. The second is passing the coursework exams with a 75% score. If the NLCC cadet has completed the NLCC Orientation, has attained a minimum of one year in service in NLCC, and meets the age requirement, he or she will be able to transfer to the NSCC program as a Seaman Apprentice.


Ship's Leading Petty Officer

Petty Officer First Class

Petty Officer Second Class

Petty Officer Third Class

Able Cadet

Apprentice Cadet

(No Insignia)

Recruit Cadet

Officer Rank

Lieutenant Commander


Lieutenant Junior Grade