Description Conducted at Fort Knox, Kentucky, home of the United States Armor Branch, during the summer months. The Basic Camp is a way for students to catch up on missed military science courses in order to qualify for the advanced ROTC course at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. This course requires a period of approximately 30 days of paid training and excitement with students from all over the nation. The Department of Military Science ROTC battalion provides travel to and from Fort Knox. Room and board are free.