NPS DISTANCE LEARNING SELECTION

Date Signed: 7/22/2014
MARADMINS Active Number: 355/14

UNCLASSIFIED/
R 190014Z JUL 14
MARADMIN 355/14
MSGID/GENADMIN/CG EDCOM PRES MCU QUANTICO VA//
SUBJ/NPS DISTANCE LEARNING SELECTION//
REF/A/MSGID: CG EDCOM MSG R092001Z APR 14//
REF/B/MSGID: DOC/DODI1322.25.W/CH1 DTD 20121206//
REF/C/MSGID: DOC/MC01200.7E DTD 20120625//
NARR/REF A IS DISTANCE LEARNING APPLICATION ANNOUNCEMENT.  REF B IS DODI 1322.25 W/CH1, VOLUNTARY EDUCATION PROGRAMS.  REF C IS MCO 1200.17E, MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTIES MANUAL.//
POC/NPS ADMISSIONS AT ADMISSIONS(AT)NPS.EDU//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1.  THE DISTANCE LEARNING PANEL CONVENED FROM 11-13 JUNE 2014 TO SELECT APPLICANTS FOR ADVANCED DEGREE DISTANCE LEARNING AND CERTIFICATE DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMS ADMINISTERED THROUGH NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL (NPS), AT MONTEREY, CA.  THE QUALITY OF THE MARINES CONSIDERED AND THEIR RECORDS REAFFIRM THAT THE CORPS CONTINUES TO PRODUCE AND PROMOTE LEADERS OF HIGH CALIBER AND COMMITMENT TO ENHANCING THEIR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.  CANDIDATES WERE ASSESSED ON BASIC ELIGIBILITY AND ACADEMIC COURSEWORK (SPECIFICALLY PREVIOUS MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE COURSES).  EVERY REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION WAS MADE TO ENSURE MARINE SELECTIONS WERE ALIGNED WITH DESIRES.  MARINES WHO DID NOT SPECIFY ALTERNATE PROGRAMS WERE ONLY CONSIDERED FOR THEIR PRIMARY PROGRAM SELECTION.
2.  37 APPLICANTS APPLIED TO 62 ADVANCED DEGREE AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS.  AT 48 PERCENT SELECTION RATE, THE EXECUTIVE MASTERS IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (EMBA) PROGRAM IS THE MOST COMPETITIVE AND SOUGHT AFTER PROGRAM.
3.  THE PANEL SELECTED THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS FOR MATRICULATION:
3.A.  ADVANCED DEGREE DL PROGRAM
NAME            DISC            START
DAVIDSON, A.        363-SYS ANA        SEP 14
DUCHENE, E.         363-SYS ANA        SEP 14
EARHART, W.         805-EMBA        SEP 14
EVANGELISTA, A.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
GOSIK, G.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
GOULETTE, R.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
HALL, J.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
KONICKI, A.        363- SYS ANA        SEP 14
KRUEGER, M.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
LUFF, A.        363- SYS ANA        SEP 14
MCGANN, A.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
NELSON, K.        379-COST EST/ANA    MAR 15
PETTIT, D.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
SHOOP, K.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
SLUSSER, J.        805-EMBA        SEP 14
SUNDBERG, S.        379-COST EST/ANA    MAR 15
URQUHART, W.         592-EE            JUL 14
VALLELY, E.         805-EMBA        SEP 14
VASQUEZ, E.        379-COST EST/ANA    MAR 15
3.B.  CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS
BALDWIN, R.        282-SYS ENG        JUL 14
BRUCE, M.         289-COST EST/ANA    JUL 14
CHANKIJ, M.        273-SPACE OPS        SEP 14
GAVIN, M.        282-SYS ENG        JUL 14
KAPP, J.        282-SYS ENG        JUL 14
LOGAN, B.        281-SYS ANA        SEP 14
NEWBOLD, B.        281-SYS ANA        SEP 14
PASTOR, A.         273-SPACE OPS        SEP 14
PETER, M.        281-SYS ANA        SEP 14
RODRIGUEZ, P.        282-SYS ENG        JUL 14
SHORES, D.         282-SYS ENG        JUL 14
4.  SELECTED OFFICERS MUST CONTACT NPS IMMEDIATELY UPON NOTIFICATION AND ENSURE THE PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT IS SIGNED AND SUBMITTED. THESE DEMANDING PROGRAMS REQUIRE SUBSTANTIAL TIME COMMITMENTS IN AND OUT OF CLASS.  MOST PROGRAMS CONTAIN SYNCHRONOUS COURSES THAT REQUIRE PARTICIPATION AT SPECIFIC TIMES.  MATRICULATION FEES, TEXTBOOKS, EDUCATION MATERIALS, AND ALL SIMILAR FEES WILL BE BORNE BY THE STUDENT.  PROGRAM COMMENCEMENT IS SUBJECT TO THE AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS.
5.  A PROGRAM POINT OF CONTACT WILL BE PROVIDED UPON COMPLETION OF ENROLLMENT.
6.  RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY BGEN T.D. WEIDLEY, COMMANDING GENERAL, EDUCATION COMMAND, PRESIDENT, MARINE CORPS UNIVERSITY.//