U.S Marine Sniper

learn about the marines and see how it is to be in there

how to get in to U.S Marine Sniper

  • Male
  • Volunteer
  • 0300-Infantry MOS
  • E2 - E7 (No officers)
  • Expert rifleman
  • Have a second class or higher swim qualification
  • Have a first-class score on the Physical Fitness Test
  • 20/20 vision or correctable to 20/20
  • Not color blind
  • No office hours or Non-Judicial Punishments within 6 months
  • Qualify for a secret security clearance
  • Posses a GT score of 110 or higher

what is takes to get into the marine snipers

Physical Fitness Test: Perfect score

  • 3 mile run in 18 minutes
  • 20 deadhang pull-ups(No swinging)
  • 100 sit-up/crunchs under two minutes

Swim Qualification:

  • 500 meter swim using side or breast stroke
  • 50 meter swim holding a weight out of water
  • Tread water for 30 seconds holding a weight out of water
  • No signs of panic
  • this takes 5 weeks to pass.

sniper video(ghillie suit)

Ghillie Suit - USMC Scout Sniper

where is a sniper school?

sniper school

there is a sinper school in Fort Benning, Georgia where they shoot and learn

Fort Benning, Georgia

Ft Benning WTU
(706) 544-5304
WTB Bldg 2651
Fort Benning, GA 31905