• 135th Corp of Cadets
    The Sounding of the Cannon on August 18, 2014 signaled the beginning of the 135th year of Wentworth Military Academy & College.
  • Falcon's Honored
    The 2014-2015 Falcon's were honored and presented their scholarships by LTG. Kelley.
  • Patriot Day Freedom March
    Wentworth Military Academy & College participates in Freedom March through downtown Lexington for Patriot Day.
  • Camp LEAD is an Adventure
    You will experience the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks, Worlds of Fun, canoeing, archery, physical obstacles that we help you beat, and sports – just to mention a few activities.
  • We Inspire
    Our educational philosophy fosters physical, moral and spiritual development as well as strong academic growth.

    As a Wentworth graduate, you'll be prepared to think critically and engage effectively in an increasingly complex world.
  • The Wentworth Way
    Dedicated to producing well-rounded graduates who become leaders of character in their chosen field.

    Whether your aim is a military career or in a business setting, two years at Wentworth will equip you for success.

Wentworth Military Academy & College

We are a private co-educational boarding military high school and two-year college. For 9th-12th graders, Wentworth provides an exemplary college-prep education, which builds self-discipline and self-confidence. In our college, small class sizes and personal interaction with faculty allows our traditional and military students to achieve success in academics and in life. Wentworth is one of only five schools in the country to offer a commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Army after just two years of college.

Established in 1880, Wentworth provides a high quality education to our young men and women. The military environment allows our cadets to learn and practice the basics of leadership each and every day, developing important skills they carry with them the rest of their lives. All of Wentworth’s students participate in athletics. A clear set of rules means our cadets are free to focus on achievement without the distractions so common in most schools today. Wentworth produces mature young men and women who are self-motivated, well-educated, highly principled, self-confident, respectful of others, and loyal to family, friends, and country.

The Latest News From WMA

Wentworth Graduation Weekend One That Will Be Remembered

Posted on 20 May 2014
The commissioning and graduation ceremonies held at Wentworth Military Academy and College will remain great memories for many years. On Friday night, 15 cadets were commissioned as Officers in the United States Army. On Saturday morning, 21 high school cadets received their high scho

135th Corps of Cadets Battalion Staff Named in Change of Command Ceremony

Posted on 15 May 2014
Many of the leaders of the Wentworth Military Academy and College Battalion Staff will be graduating in the coming days. Today, in a change of command ceremony held on “The Quad”, the new battalion staff who will lead the 135th Corps of Cadets in 2014 – 2015 were ass

Commissioning & Commencement Ceremonies: Weekend Schedule

Posted on 15 May 2014
COMMENCEMENT WEEK 2013-14 Academic School Year Schedule of Events Friday, May 16, 2014     5:00-6:00 PM              Graduates and Graduate’s Parents Reception           Groendyke Hall   5:00 PM                      All other cadets Supper                               

New Members Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa and National Honor Society

Posted on 24 Apr 2014
The annual induction ceremony for the high school and college honor societies was recently held in the Wentworth Chapel at the Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington. Phi Theta Kappa is the official honor society for two-year colleges. The Wentworth chapter is sponsored b