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About the Graduate Writing Center


Being a good writer will empower you. In a world where security challenges require careful analysis, writing is critically important. Becoming a strong writer requires practice, constructive feedback, and a solid understanding of technique.

The NPS Graduate Writing Center is dedicated to improving the writing skills of NPS students through personalized coaching, workshops, and multimedia resources for the NPS community.

Our coaches work with all NPS students throughout their time with NPS, whether they are in certificate or degree-granting programs, in-residence or distance learners, and native English speakers or speakers of English as a second language.


Learn more about:

The coaching process

Writing and research workshops

Online resources


We are continually refining our services to meet student and faculty needs. Please contact us with your recommendations for coaching hours, workshop topics, and resources such as books and videos.

"I strongly encourage you to read, think, and write about our naval profession."
—CNO Admiral John Richardson