Military Education:

Implementation of Recommendations at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces

NSIAD-92-221: Published: Jul 23, 1992. Publicly Released: Jul 23, 1992.

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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Industrial College of the Armed Forces' implementation of 41 recommendations in a report by the Panel on Military Education.

GAO found that: (1) of the 41 recommendations, the College has implemented 23; (2) the College implemented two key recommendations on establishing a professional military education framework and on obtaining quality civilian and military; (3) the remaining 18 recommendation have been partially implemented; (4) 4 of the partially implemented recommendations pertain to the College's use of a detailed evaluation system, instead of letter grades; and (5) the other 14 partially implemented recommendations cover areas that are not fully within the College's control.