- The not-for-profit organization ranked four-year, degree granting institutions across the nation that had at least two ROTC programs and in-state tuition less than $20,000 per year.
- Winthrop provides its students the opportunity to become commissioned officers in the United States Army or Air Force through a program with the Military Science and Aerospace Studies departments at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Listed by College Database Among Top S.C. Schools for Future Service Members" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 166.