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.  

Air Force Capitol Hill Workshop, 4 days

April 19 - 22, 2021
$1,510  

Congressional Briefing for PMFs, 5 days

February 8 - 12, 2021
$1,540  
May 17 - 21, 2021
$1,540  
July 19 - 23, 2021
$1,540  

Congressional Operations Seminar, 4 days

December 7 - 10, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,840  
February 1 - 4, 2021
$1,840  
March 1 - 4, 2021
$1,840  
April 12 - 15, 2021
$1,840  
June 7 - 10, 2021
$1,840  
July 12 - 15, 2021
$1,840  

Navy Capitol Hill Workshop, 4 days

November 16 - 19, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,510  
February 22 - 25, 2021
$1,510  
June 21 - 24, 2021
$1,510  

The New Congress, 1 day

January 27, 2021
$500  
February 17, 2021
$500  

Advanced Budget and Appropriations Process, 2 days

October 28 - 29, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,100  
March 15 - 16, 2021
$1,100  
June 30 - July 1, 2021
$1,100  

Advanced Legislative Process, 2 days

October 26 - 27, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,100  
March 17 - 18, 2021
$1,100  
June 28 - 29, 2021
$1,100  

Executive - Legislative Branch Relations, 2 days

November 9 - 10, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,100  

Legislative Operations Training Webinar for Congressional Staff, 1 day

(Note:2-day course - Day 1 on Oct. 9 and Day 2 on Oct. 16)
October 9, 2020
***Online Instruction*** Day 1 on Oct. 9 and Day 2 on Oct. 16
$980  

Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony, 2 days

June 17 - 18, 2021
$1,275  

Working and Communicating More Effectively with Congress, 2 days

November 12 - 13, 2020
WAIT LIST ONLY***Online Instruction***
$1,275  
March 10 - 11, 2021
$1,275  

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 10, 2021
$1,250  

Congress and Intelligence Policy

September 30, 2020
Online Instruction ***WAIT LIST ONLY***
$1,250  
March 24, 2021
$1,250  

Congress and National Security Policy

November 18, 2020
Online Instruction***WAIT LIST ONLY***
$1,250  
May 12, 2021
$1,250  

Congressional Power and Presidential Authority

October 21, 2020
***Online Instruction***
$1,250  
April 21, 2021
$1,250  

Interest Groups and Advocacy

February 10, 2021
$1,250  

The Politics of Tax and Budget Policy

May 26, 2021
$1,250  

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, 2020
$25