Unit Info


The Detachment 490 staff is called the Cadre, and is comprised of officer and enlisted personnel. A typical Air Force ROTC Cadre consists of a Detachment Commander, Operations Flight Commander, Recruiting Flight Commander, Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Personnel, and a Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Administration Management.

Lieutenant Colonel Dickenson

Detachment Commander

Instructs: AS 200

Operations Flight Commander

Instructs: AS 300, AS400 & Leadership Lab

Recruiting Flight Commander

Instructs: AS 100

Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Administration Management

Crosstown Schools

Air Force ROTC Detachment 490 at NJIT draws cadets from several crosstown schools.Through cross-town agreements, students at the following colleges and universities can enroll in Air Force ROTC.
If you are enrolled at one of these cross-town institutions, contact Detachment 490 for more details.

Rutgers Newark

Essex County College

Stevens Institute of Technology

Farleigh Dickinson University

Kean University

Seton Hall University

Ramapo College

Montclair State University

New Jersey City University