HomeAcademic ProgramsCenter for Regional and Security Studies (CRSS)



CRSS provides regional, cultural, and security studies programming throughout the learning continuum and Marines’ careers in order to enhance Marines' cognitive advantage so they can anticipate and overcome challenges while operating in culturally complex environments.


What's New In CRSS

January 11, 2021 Update: Check out our RCSP page and Cognitive Dimension page for updates and new video resources!!

November 17, 2020 Update: Starting in December 2020, CRSS hosts culture pre-deployment instruction for Individual Augments (IAs) twice per month. See SME support page for details.

MARADMIN 227/20 - Divestment of Center for Advanced Operational Culture Learning and Establishment of the Marine Corps University Center for Regional and Security Studies:

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