For Starfleet officer ranks, see Starfleet ranks (officers).
For Starfleet enlisted ranks, see Starfleet ranks (enlisted).

The Starfleet rank system has a long history dating back to early space explorers of the Earth Starfleet and its predecessor naval and military forces.

Cadets[edit | edit source]

Rank Fourth-year
cadet
Third-year
cadet
Second-year
cadet
First-year
cadet
Earth Starfleet
[1]
2250s Cadet (2250s).png
2260s
2270s-2350s
2350s-2360s
2360s-2370s A
2360s-2370s B
2370s-2380s

Cadet ranks are held by those attending Starfleet Academy during their training to become commissioned officers.

Recruit
A recruit was an officer-in-training in the 2140s. They were trained at Starfleet Command.
Fourth-year cadet
Cadets of this rank are fourth-year students at Starfleet Academy. After graduation, these Cadets are granted the rank of Ensign.
Third-year cadet
Cadets of this rank are third-year students at Starfleet Academy.
Second-year cadet
Cadets of this rank are second-year students at Starfleet Academy. Cadets at this rank take part in field training at a space station or outpost.
First-year cadet
Cadets of this rank are first-year students at Starfleet Academy.

Enlisted personnel attending Starfleet Academy for officer candidacy wear normal insignia.

Trainees[edit | edit source]

Rank ENS trainee LTJG trainee LT trainee
2270s-2350s
2270s-2350s

In the Starfleet rank system used between 2278 and 2350, trainees were given ranks as they underwent special training.

Warrant officers[edit | edit source]

Rank CWO-5 CWO-4 CWO-3 CWO-2
Earth Starfleet
2360s-2370s A
2360s-2370s B
2370s-2380s
Rank WO-1
Earth Starfleet
2360s-2370s A
2360s-2370s B
2370s-2380s

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Earth Starfleet used grades of recruits instead of cadets.

External links[edit | edit source]

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