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

February 5 - 9, 2018
$1,490  
April 23 - 27, 2018
$1,490  
June 18 - 22, 2018
$1,490  

Congressional Operations Seminar, 4 days

February 5 - 8, 2018
$1,790  
March 5 - 8, 2018
$1,790  
April 16 - 19, 2018
$1,790  
June 11 - 14, 2018
$1,790  
July 16 - 19, 2018
$1,790  

Congressional Update, 1 day

January 24, 2018
$325  

Navy Capitol Hill Workshop, 4 days

October 23 - 26, 2017
$1,460  
February 12 - 15, 2018
$1,460  
April 23 - 26, 2018
$1,460  
June 11 - 14, 2018
$1,460  
July 16 - 19, 2018
$1,460  

Understanding Congress: Primer for the Intelligence Community, 4 days

May 21 - 24, 2018
$1,460  

Advanced Budget and Appropriations Process, 2 days

October 10 - 11, 2017
$1,050  
March 12 - 13, 2018
$1,050  
June 5 - 6, 2018
$1,050  

Advanced Legislative Process, 2 days

October 12 - 13, 2017
$1,050  
March 14 - 15, 2018
$1,050  
June 25 - 26, 2018
$1,050  

Congressional Justifications Workshop, 2 days

July 11 - 12, 2018
$1,225  

Executive - Legislative Branch Relations, 2 days

November 6 - 7, 2017
$1,050  
March 19 - 20, 2018
$1,050  

Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony, 2 days

June 7 - 8, 2018
$1,225  

Working and Communicating More Effectively with Congress, 2 days

March 21 - 22, 2018
$1,225  
June 27 - 28, 2018
$1,225  

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

March 7, 2018
$1,200  

Congress and Intelligence Policy

March 28, 2018
$1,200  

Congress and National Security Policy

November 1, 2017
$1,200  
April 11, 2018
$1,200  

Congressional Power and Presidential Authority

April 25, 2018
$1,200  

Evolution of the Contemporary Congress

October 18, 2017
***WAIT LIST ONLY***
$1,200  

Interest Groups and Advocacy

February 28, 2018
$1,200  

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.  

Legislative Studies Certificate Program

July 1, 2017
$25