IDS - Academics - Title


IDS - About Us - IDS offers

IDS Offers:

  • Master's and Doctoral degrees in security studies and regional studies at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in Monterey, CA, which are 12 to 24 months in duration.
  • Short courses on current defense topics such as combating terrorism, defense transformation, resource management, and acquisition management at NPS which are one to 11 weeks in duration.
  • One to four-week courses conducted by mobile education teams (METs) overseas and tailored to meet the needs and requirements of the host country. METs also conduct seminars in the United States to meet homeland security needs.

Students and participants are U.S. and international military officers (mid- to senior grade) from all Services, U.S. civilians from all federal agencies, and international governmental officials.

IDS - Contact Us

Contact IDS

  Mailing Address

The Graduate School of International and Defense Studies
Naval Postgraduate School
1 University Circle
Herrmann Hall, Rm 416W
Monterey, CA 93943


Phone: 831-656-3791