Note: Within these files, you will find the "optimal" traits (knowledge, skills, attitudes, and abilities) the Coast Guard desires of each group, e.g., senior enlisted, nonrates, civilians, and junior officers.
Mid-Grade Officer Leadership Gap Assessment (MOLGA)
The Mid-Grade Officer Leadership Gap Assessment (MOLGA) was a study initiated by the LAC in 2007. TRACEN Yorktown's Performance Technology Center (PTC) conducted the study, which consisted of two phases. Below are the ALCOASTS, reports, and briefs from the MOLGA study.
MOLGA Phase I Report (Adobe)
MOLGA Phase II Report (Adobe)
MOLGA Phase I Brief to LAC November 2007 (Powerpoint)
MOLGA Phase II Brief to LAC December 2008 (Powerpoint)