The CAP Cadet Program is a year-round program where Cadets fly, learn to lead, camp, get in shape, and push themselves to new limits. If you’re dreaming about STEM-related careers like aviation, space, cybersecurity or the military, CAP’s Cadet Program is for you.
To become a cadet, you must be at least 12 years old and not yet 18 years old. Cadets meet 2 hours per week and one Saturday per month, on average, and also have opportunities to attend leadership encampments, career academies, and other activities during the summer.
CAP’s three main missions are: