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White graduation cap icon ACQ 401  Senior Acquisition Course

Senior Acquisition Course

For Acquisition Level III/Advanced (or equivalent) certified students selected to attend The Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy: A preeminent course for members of the acquisition workforce, the Senior Acquisition Course (SAC) consists of the 10-month Eisenhower School curriculum, complemented by a choice of acquisition-related focus electives, graduate level lessons/seminars and individual/group research and writing. Those who complete the Senior Acquisition Course receive a Master of Science degree in National Security Resource Strategy from the Eisenhower School and a diploma signifying completion of the Senior Acquisition Course.

REQUIRED PREREQUISITES

Required:
  • Advanced/Legacy Level III certification in one or more acquisition functional areas/career fields.

PREDECESSOR COURSES

TARGET AUDIENCE

Acquisition Level III/Advanced (or equivalent) certified students selected to attend The Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy (ES). Participants in the Senior Acquisition Course are selected by their respective services or agencies. Military officers are selected as part of the Senior Service School/Senior Developmental Education/Top Level School selection process and designated as SAC students by the Directors of Acquisition Career Management.

NOTES

The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).