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MILITARY EDUCATION: DOD Needs to Enhance Performance Goals and Measures to Improve Oversight of Military Academies

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[Technical Report, Congressional Report]

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United States General Accounting Office

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Graduates of the service academies operated by the Army, Navy, and Air Force currently make up approximately 18 percent of theofficer corps for the nations armed services. The academies represent the militarys most expensive source of new officers. TheDepartment of Defense DOD pays the full cost of a students 4-year education at the academies and the related cost has increased overthe past 4 years.

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