Cost Estimation II: Advanced Concepts in Cost Estimating

Course #OS4702

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


This course is the second of three sequential cost estimation courses. It provides a broad-based understanding of the cost estimating principles applied to various fields of the acquisition and support of DoD systems. It introduces topics such as Cost Estimating Relationships, non-Ordinary Least Squares methods, Software Cost Estimating, Labor Pricing, Source Selection Process, Cost Management, EVMS, and higher level Regression Applications.

Included in degrees & certificates

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  • OS3701
  • OA4702
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Application Deadlines

  •  08 Jan 2024

    Spring Quarter applications due

  •  01 Apr 2024

    Summer Quarter applications due

  •  08 Jul 2024

    Fall Quarter applications due

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Academic Calendar

  •  08 Dec 2023

    Last day of classes

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

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