Executive Program in Counter-Terrorism July 28 - August 2, 2013
The Executive Program in Counter-Terrorism at the University of Southern California (USC) is a unique course designed to challenge international counter-terrorism leaders and enhance their analysis, coordination, and response capabilities to the evolving terrorism threat. The program is structured specifically for public sector professionals and policymakers and employs an interdisciplinary academic and experiential learning environment. Participants will strengthen their cross-functional skills through immersion in key issues and best practices presented by world-class research and public policy experts in counter-terrorism. In addition, the program fosters academic, professional, and personal development amidst a diverse group of peers from around the world. For more information about Curriculum and Program Goals, click here.
The program is a six day course that will be held July 28, 2013 - August 2, 2013.
Candidates should apply online at: http://create.usc.edu/education/executive_program/application.html.
Applications are due no later than June 1, 2013. The on-line application requires submission of a statement of professional interest and a letter of endorsement from the candidate's employer or government agency. Qualified candidates are admitted on a rolling, space-available basis. Early application is strongly encouraged as space is limited.
June 1 ..... Applications Due
June 28.... Deadline to Accept and Payment is Due
Public sector executives are encouraged to apply. Admission is selective and based on professional achievement and organizational responsibility. A Bachelor's degree and proficiency in written and spoken English are required.
Applying to this program requires on-line application submission to include a letter of endorsement from the candidate's employer on appropriate agency letterhead.
The program fee for the six-day course is $5,000. This fee covers tuition, materials, accommodations and meals (breakfast, lunch and two scheduled dinners). For Los Angeles area residents not requiring lodging, the fee is $4,500.