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 14 - 18, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,590  
May 23 - 27, 2022
$1,590  

Congressional Operations Seminar, 4 days

February 7 - 10, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,890  
March 21 - 24, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,890  
May 16 - 19, 2022
$1,890  
June 13 - 16, 2022
$1,890  
July 18 - 21, 2022
$1,890  

Navy Capitol Hill Workshop, 4 days

February 28 - March 3, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,560  
June 6 - 9, 2022
$1,560  

Advanced Budget and Appropriations Process, 2 days

March 16 - 17, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,150  
June 29 - 30, 2022
$1,150  

Advanced Legislative Process, 2 days

March 14 - 15, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,150  
June 27 - 28, 2022
$1,150  

Congressional Justifications Workshop, 2 days

July 13 - 14, 2022
$1,325  

Working and Communicating More Effectively with Congress, 2 days

March 7 - 8, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,325  
June 13 - 14, 2022
$1,325  

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

February 16, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,300  

Congress and Intelligence Policy

March 23, 2022
***Online Instruction***
$1,300  

Congress and National Security Policy

May 11, 2022
***WAIT LIST ONLY***
$1,300  

Congressional Power and Presidential Authority

April 14, 2022
$1,300  

Interest Groups and Advocacy

March 9, 2022
***WAIT LIST ONLY*** Online Instruction
$1,300  

The Politics of Tax and Budget Policy

May 25, 2022
$1,300  

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, 2021
$25