Provide professional military education that develops enlisted leaders to meet the challenges of an increasingly complex world, and develop leaders who are fit, disciplined, and well-educated professionals.
The premier institution driving innovative development for enlisted leaders; constantly focused on readiness.
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The U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy, now known as the NCO Leadership Center of Excellence & U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy, was founded in July 1972, and graduated its first students in 1973. Since that time, The NCOL CoE & USASMA has graduated more than 120,000 Soldiers from various Noncommissioned Officer Education System courses, and continually adapts to meet the needs of our nation’s defense. The Center is headed by a three-star level nominative command sergeant major and is supported by a world-class staff and academic faculty. The NCOL CoE & USASMA is responsible for developing, maintaining, teaching, and distributing five levels of Enlisted Professional Military Education – Introductory, Primary, Intermediate, Senior and Executive. Each level best prepares the soldier to fight and win in a complex world as adaptive and agile leaders and trusted professionals of Force 2025. Ultima – Designing The U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy