Government Affairs Institute

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Please select one or more of the courses below and click on the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page. PLEASE NOTE!! If you already have a reserved slot for a course and would like to pay for your registration, please CLICK HERE.  

Congressional Briefing for PMFs, 5 days

November 14 - 18, 2022

Congressional Operations Seminar, 4 days

September 12 - 15, 2022
***Online Instruction***
December 5 - 8, 2022

Navy Capitol Hill Workshop, 4 days

November 14 - 17, 2022

Advanced Budget and Appropriations Process, 2 days

November 2 - 3, 2022

Advanced Legislative Process, 2 days

October 31 - November 1, 2022

Congressional Justifications Workshop, 2 days

July 13 - 14, 2022
WAIT LIST ONLY***Online Instruction***

Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony, 2 days

October 13 - 14, 2022

Working and Communicating More Effectively with Congress, 2 days

November 9 - 10, 2022

Research Seminars

PLEASE NOTE: Research Seminars are closed enrollment classes only for students who are officially accepted into the "Certificate Program in Legislative Studies." Please do not register for these classes if you are not accepted into the program as your registration requests will not be processed.
**IMPORTANT**: Students who plan to take the Research Seminars as Independent Study have to call the office first before submitting an online registration.
Course dates listed below indicate first meeting. Additional class dates will be decided at that first meeting

Committees and Parties in Congress

October 26, 2022
***Online Instruction***

Congress and Intelligence Policy

November 9, 2022
***Online Instruction***

Congress and National Security Policy

November 30, 2022
***Online Instruction***

Congressional Power and Presidential Authority

October 12, 2022
***Online Instruction***

The Politics of Tax and Budget Policy

July 12, 2022
***Online Instruction***WAIT LIST ONLY

Certificate Program Online Application

A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution is required. Applicants should also have at least two years experience working full-time for a government entity, nonprofit organization, association, news organization, law firm, or other business or organization involved with public policy. Qualified applications will be reviewed by a selection panel on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified by mail of admission decisions.