Fisk Military Programs

Air Force and Army ROTC

Fisk students have the opportunity, through cross-registration arrangements with Tennessee State University and Vanderbilt University, to actively participate in either Army or Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps programs. Students participating in these programs receive all of the benefits associated with them, and courses taken in conjunction with them will be noted on their Fisk transcript. The two ROTC programs, with Vanderbilt (US Army) and TSU (US Air Force).

The contact information for ROTC is:

1)  Primary contact: Mrs. Stacey Benford-Oggs, Registrar, , Ph. 615.329.8775

2)  Secondary point of Contact: Ms. Loretta McDonald, Interim Director, Office of Recruitment and Admission, , Ph. 615.329.8503

3) Point of contact for Marketing/Communications/Outreach is: Dr. Edwina Harris Hamby, Vice President for Institutional Advancement,   Ph. 615.329.8530

Fisk University and MedCerts LLC partnership is a distance learning initiative developed through a partnership between Fisk University and MedCerts LLC.  These career certification training programs are offered as non-credit continuing-education and do not lead to an academic degree.  This program is a MyCAA approved blended distance learning train you for a new career in Health Information Systems Administration. If you are a military spouse and qualify for MyCAA funding, your tuition could be 100% covered. Contact information is available here: