AUP 402 - Coast Guard Issues Paper


This course is intended to demonstrate the student’s knowledge of the Coast Guard and ability to identify and research a topic that is significant to the Coast Guard. The topic may be an internal issue (Coast Guard budget process) or external (Coast Guard’s response to global warming). For suggestions, contact National Staff.


  • Complete 5 page, double spaced essay in 12-point Times New Roman font, 1” margins. Essay shall be reviewed and approved by the Unit Officer. This should be uploaded using the link below and submitted along with Personal Leadership Philosophy and Advanced Track Qualification Checklist via the National Help Desk.

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