Eligibility and Enrollment
The Career School Seminar Program is available to staff sergeants and staff sergeant selects who have completed the Career Course DEP on MarineNet (EPME6000AA). CSSP (or the resident Career School course) is a PME requirement for promotion from staff sergeant to gunnery sergeant. Read about the enrollment process.
MARADMIN 583/19, Academic Year 2020 Class Dates for the Enlisted College Distance Education and Training Weekend Seminar Programs, announces the AY20 class dates and course prerequisites for the Career School Seminar Program.
All students will be assigned an instructor and will attend the seminar at a specified location or asynchronously online. CSSP consists of a 15-week program, students meeting one night per week or one weekend per month. The following are CSSP course schedules for each schedule type. Schedules for individual seminars are provided by region.
Weekday and Online:
- AY20 CSSP Weekly Schedule (41 KB)
- AY20 CSSP Weekend Schedule (37 KB)
- AY19 Fall Cycle Weekend ECDEP Schedule (373 KB)
- AY20 Spring Cycle Weekend ECDEP Schedule (403 KB)
- AY20 Fall Cycle Weekend ECDEP Schedule (17 KB)
The American Council on Education (ACE) recommends (291 KB) 3 upper-division bachelor's degree credits in Business Communications and 3 in Leadership and Ethics.
Marine Forces Reserve DMO ticketing procedures policy (18 KB)
Contact us for any information or guidance about CDET's seminar-based distance education programs for enlisted Marines.
Read about the Moodle learning management system or log into the CDET Moodle portal.
Several external resources are available to assist in your research or school work.
Transcripts can be obtained via MarineNet on the My Certificates page. You can print an unofficial copy, or you can request that an official transcript be sent to an educational institution, employer, or command.
Remember that Regional Culture and Language Familiarization (RCLF) is a requirement for PME completion.