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dc.contributor.authorNaval Postgraduate School Public Affairs Office
dc.contributor.authorEhrlich, Michael
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-06T20:32:56Z
dc.date.available2014-10-06T20:32:56Z
dc.date.issued2014-06-10
dc.descriptionFaculty Showcase Archive Articleen_US
dc.description.abstractCost and effectiveness estimates form the basis for decisions regarding future Naval forces and weapon systems.” These words, as written in SECNAV Instruction 5223.2, are part of the guiding vision behind the Naval Postgraduate School’s Master of Cost Estimating and Analysis (MCEA) curriculum, a one-of-a-kind degree program wholly focused on developing competent, skilled DOD estimators – an often forgotten player in the acquisition process until cost overruns in the millions of dollars are grabbing headlines across the country. Greg Mislick, lecturer in the Department of Operations Research at NPS and collaborator on the MCEA program, helped developed the curriculum to re-educate cost estimators in all branches of the military and across DOD.en_US
dc.publisherMonterey, California: Naval Postgraduate Schoolen_US
dc.rightsThis publication is a work of the U.S. Government as defined in Title 17, United States Code, Section 101. Copyright protection is not available for this work in the United States.en_US
dc.titleOne-of-a-Kind Distance Learning Program Develops DOD’s Cost Estimatorsen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.corporateNaval Postgraduate School Public Affairs Office
dc.description.distributionstatementApproved for public release; distribution is unlimited.


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