NPS Fact Sheet

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NPS FACT SHEET

 

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MISSION

Provide defense-focused graduate education, including classified studies and interdisciplinary research, to advance the operational effectiveness, technological leadership and warfighting advantage of the Naval service.  Learn more...

VISION

The Naval Postgraduate School will become the nation’s leading institution for defense higher education and applied research, delivering transformative solutions and innovative leaders for decisive U.S. seapower and national defense.
 

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FS2020 WHO

WHO WE ARE

We are who we serve:

NPS is a Naval command and a defense graduate university. We are defense educators, subject matter experts and staff serving those who serve our nation.
FS2020 WHAT

WHAT WE DO 

Defense education & research: 

NPS develops warrior talent and research solutions through Master’s and Ph.D. programs for the Department of the Navy, DoD, U.S. Government, partners and our allies.
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WHY IT MATTERS 

For decisive advantage: 

NPS ensures the technological leadership of the future force. Our graduates have the technical and intellectual edge to deter and prevail in the all-domain battlespace. 
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FS2020 Enrollment

 

ENROLLMENT 2021 

 

STUDENT ENGAGEMENT: 17,208
Resident......................................1,446
Distance Learning.................... 808 
Certificate & Non-Degree........513
EE/PD* ........................................14,441

DEGREES AWARDED: 1,221 
Master.......................................... 1,205 
Doctorate. ........................................16 

 

FACULTY AND STAFF 

TENURE-TRACK: 213

NON TENURE-TRACK:
INSTRUCTIONAL:
 165 
RESEARCH: 174
ADMINISTRATIVE:
 17 
STAFF:
 318 

 

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AVERAGE DEGREE STUDENT ENROLLMENT

 

GRADUATE DEGREES CONFERRED BY SERVICE

 

 

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LEADERSHIP 

President 
Dr. Ann E. Rondeau, 
Vice Admiral, USN (Ret.) 
Provost 
Dr. Scott Gartner 
Chief of Staff 
CAPT Philip E. Old, USN 
Vice Provost, Academic Affairs 
Dr. Joe Hooper
Dean of Students 
CAPT Brandon Bryan, USN 
Vice Provost, Research
Dr. Kevin Smith
Vice Provost, Academic Leadership
Dr. Robert Mortlock
Assoc. Provost, Faculty Affairs 
Dr. Jomana Amara 

 

DEPARTMENTS

Applied Mathematics 
Defense Management
Computer Science 
Defense Analysis
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Information Sciences
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Meteorology 
National Security Affairs
Oceanography
Operations Research
Physics
Systems Engineering

 

ACCREDITATION 

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) 
Reaccredited for maximum 10 years in 2020 

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) 
  • Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
  • The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
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SPONSORED/REIMBURSABLE PROGRAMS

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  • Approx $107 million expended
  • Research programs are aligned to NPS curricula
  • NPS research is valuable to improving the security of the U.S
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EXECUTIVE EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

NPS provides several executive education and professional development (EE/PD) programs that extend the reach of its graduate programs to mid-to senior-grade professionals for career-long learning.

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FS2020 Financials

FINANCIALS

  • $113 million Direct Authorization: without military salary
  • $97 million Reimbursable income
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DUDLEY KNOX LIBRARY 

The Dudley Knox Library offers a wide array of content and services that support the learning, teaching, and research needs of NPS faculty, students and staff, as well as NPS alumni, in a 24/7 environment. The Graduate Writing Center and Thesis Processing Office provide services that help develop the writing and critical thinking skills of NPS students. 

NUMBER OF E-RESOURCES (BOOKS, JOURNALS, REPORTS, AND MORE) IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG: 1,018,847+
NUMBER OF E-RESOURCES IN NPS ARCHIVE: 66,450
E-RESOURCES AVAILABLE IN RESTRICTED COLLECTION (RESTRICED NPS THESIS, NPS REPORTS, ETC.): 2,110

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES (ITACS) 

The NPS.edu network powers the delivery of our cutting edge education and research. The areas of coverage include: network operations, unified communications, academic computing, help desk services, classified computing, high performance computing, rapid prototyping, web and application development and maintenance. 

PROFILE & NETWORK STORAGE: 76 TB
COURSES HOSTED ON THE LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM:
17,736 
HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING:
 372 HPS users and 5,000  SC processors/HPC disk space 6.5 PB

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