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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 28.0506

Title: Special, Irregular and Counterterrorist Operations.

Definition: A program that focuses on the role and use of special operations forces in the context of low-intensity warfare such as asymmetric warfare and counterterrorism as well as irregular operations in conventional warfare. Includes instruction in special operations doctrine, equipment, support and strategy; the role of civilian leadership and the joint staffs; mission selection and employment; integration with regular forces; civil relations and psychological warfare. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

Action: New

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
New 28.0506 Special, Irregular and Counterterrorist Operations.
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