NS3225 Civil-Military Relations and Defense Budgeting

Accelerated course, offered through the Defense Resource Management Institute. This course provides a detailed analysis of the budget process used by the United States and other democracies to allocate defense resources. Students will become familiar with the planning, programming and budgeting system (PPBS) and other budgeting models and techniques. Students will also examine the sources of civil-military conflict in defense budgeting, and analyze different structures to resolve those conflicts. Prerequisites: None.

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  • As Required