Battalion Commander (BC): The BC controls the staff through the battalion executive officer and the companies through the company commanders, while maintaining the final approval authority in the cadet chain of command.
Excutive Officer (XO): The cadet battalion XO supervises, directs, and coordinates the cadet battalion staff to prevent overlapping efforts and to ensure that the commander’s desires are understood and achieved. The cadet battalion XO assumes command of the cadet battalion in the absence of the cadet battalion commander.
Command Sergeant Major (CSM): The battalion CSM is the principal advisor to the commander on the state morale, discipline, and training if cadets within the battalion.
S-1 Admistrative Officer: Provides administrative support for the company. Prepares and maintains unit strength reports, rosters, and records.
S-2 Security, Intellegence, and Recruiting Officer: The battalion S-2 assists the battalion commander and the instructor staff in matters pertaining to unit security and enforces the provisions of the security requirements for the battalion.
S-3 Training and Opperations Officer: The battalion S-3 assists the battalion commander in preparation, conduct, and supervision of all training activities of the cadet battalion. Additionally, the S-3 keeps the commander advised on the progress of training within the battalion.
S-4 Logistics Officer: The battalion logistics or supply officer is responsible for the maintenance, security, record keeping, issue, and turn-in of all U.S. government property (except ordnance). The S-4 coordinates the securing of property with the S-2.
S-5 Public Affairs Officer: The battalion S-5 acts as the contact between the corps of cadets and all news media and student publications.