Sailors studying for the fall 2018 Navy-wide enlisted advancement examinations (Cycles 240 and 103) need to know that the exam is just one of several factors used to determine advancement to the next-higher pay grade. Sailors need to review and sign their Advancement Worksheet with their command's Educational Services Officer (ESO) prior to taking an advancement exam. For a better understanding of the FMS system, use the Navy’s FMS Calculator app, which can be found by searching 'FMS Calculator' on Google Play or in the Apple Store. A complete breakdown of the latest Navy Enlisted Advancement and FMS calculation details can be found here.
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