Statement of Accreditation Status
Naval Postgraduate School

One University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5002
United States
Telephone: 
OPEID

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001310
Current Accreditation Status

Accredited- Indicates that the Commission has found that an institution has met or exceeded the expectations of the Standards and the Core Commitments to Institutional Capacity and Educational Effectiveness. Initial accreditation is for a period of five to seven years before the next comprehensive review. Reaffirmation is granted for a period of seven to ten years and may be accompanied by a request for interim reports and/or special visits, or a formal Notice of Concern.

Accredited
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, February 18, 2011
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

1955
Undergraduate FTE: 
0
Graduate FTE: 
1,993
Financial Structure Type

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Public
Sponsorship

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Other
Academic Calendar

The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system.

Quarter Plan
Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
 
Accreditation documents for this institution are not yet available.
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer Doug Moses Vice Provost of Academic Affairs dmoses [at] nps.edu
Board of Directors Chair Lee Gunn President CNA Corp. gunnl [at] cna.org
Chief Academic Officer Steven Lerman Provost and Academic Dean steven.lerman [at] nps.edu
Chief Executive Officer Ronald Route President raroute [at] nps.edu
Chief Financial Officer Kevin Little Comptroller klittle [at] nps.edu
Director Institutional Research Doug Moses Vice Provost of Academic Affairs dmoses [at] nps.edu
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Astronautical Engineer Masters 1982 On-Site
Electrical Engineer Masters 1950 On-Site
Executive Master of Business Administration Masters 2002 Distance Education
M Computing Technology Masters 2005 Distance Education
M Cost Estimating and Analysis Masters 2012 Distance Education
M Engineering Acoustics Masters 2013 Distance Education
M Human Systems Integration Masters 2011 Distance Education
M Systems Analysis Masters 2006 Distance Education
M. Eng Computer Engineering Masters 2009 On-Site
MA Identity Management & Cyber Security Masters 2010 On-Site
MA Identity Management and Cyber Security Masters 2013 Distance Education
MA Management (Financial Management) Masters 2013 On-Site
MA Security Studies Masters 1977 On-Site
MA Security Studies (Homeland Security and Defense) Masters 2002 On-Site
Master of Business Administration Masters 1978 On-Site
Mechanical Engineer's Degree Masters 1965 On-Site
MEng Electrical Engineering Masters 1996 Distance Education
MS Applied Cyber Operations Masters 2012 On-Site
MS Applied Mathematics Masters 1988 On-Site
MS Applied Physics Masters 1992 On-Site
MS Applied Science Masters 1965 On-Site
MS Astronautical Engineering Masters 1982 On-Site
MS Combat System Technology Masters 1992 On-Site
MS Computer Engineering Masters 1950 On-Site
MS Computer Science Masters 1967 On-Site
MS Computer Science Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Contract Management Masters 1999 Distance Education
MS Cyber Systems and Operations Masters 2013 Distance Education
MS Cyber Systems and Operations Masters 2013 On-Site
MS Defense Analysis Masters 1993 On-Site
MS Electrical Engineering (MSEE) Masters 1982 On-Site
MS Electrical Engineering (MSEE) Masters 1996 Distance Education
MS Electronic Warfare Systems Engineering Masters 1993 On-Site
MS Engineering Acoustics Masters 1973 On-Site
MS Engineering Acoustics Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Engineering Science (Aerospace Engineering) Masters 2013 Distance Education
MS Engineering Science (Astronautical Engineering) Masters 1982 On-Site
MS Engineering Science (Computer Engineering) Masters 2009 On-Site
MS Engineering Science (Electrical Engineering) Masters 1982 On-Site
MS Engineering Science (Electrical Engineering) Masters 1996 Distance Education
MS Engineering Science (Mechanical Engineering) Masters 1950 On-Site
MS Engineering Science (Mechanical Engineering) Masters 1999 Distance Education
MS Engineering Systems Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Engineering Systems Masters 2000 On-Site
MS Human Systems Integration Masters 2004 On-Site
MS Information Strategy and Political Warfare Masters 2000 On-Site
MS Information Technology Management Masters 2009 On-Site
MS Information Warfare Systems Engineering Masters 1978 On-Site
MS Management Masters 1962 On-Site
MS Mechanical Engineering Masters 1970 On-Site
MS Meteorology Masters 1968 On-Site
MS Meteorology & Physical Oceanography Masters 1976 On-Site
MS Modeling Virtual Environments and Simulation Masters 1997 On-Site
MS Network Operations Masters 2011 On-Site
MS Operations Research Masters 1965 On-Site
MS Physical Oceanography Masters 1957 On-Site
MS Physics Masters 1992 On-Site
MS Product Development Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Program Management Masters 1999 Distance Education
MS Remote Sensing Intelligence Masters 2006 On-Site
MS Software Engineering Masters 1999 On-Site
MS Software Engineering Masters 1996 Distance Education
MS Space Systems Operations Masters 2006 Distance Education
MS Space Systems Operations Masters 1982 On-Site
MS Systems Engineering Masters 2000 On-Site
MS Systems Engineering Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Systems Engineering Analysis Masters 2000 On-Site
MS Systems Engineering Management- Masters 2000 Distance Education
MS Systems Technology (Cmd Ctrl Comm) Masters 1977 On-Site
PhD Applied Mathematics Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Applied Physics Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Astronautical Engineering Research Doctorate 1982 On-Site
PhD Computer Science Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Electrical Engineering Research Doctorate 1982 On-Site
PhD Information Sciences Research Doctorate 2006 On-Site
PhD Mechanical Engineering Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Meteorology Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Modeling Virtual Environments and Simulation Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Operations Research Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Physical Oceanography Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Physics Research Doctorate 1982 On-Site
PhD Security Studies Research Doctorate 2006 On-Site
PhD Software Engineering Research Doctorate 2000 On-Site
PhD Software Engineering Research Doctorate 1998 Distance Education
PhD Systems Engineering Research Doctorate 2006 On-Site
Season Year Review Type
Spring 2020 Offsite Review
Fall 2020 Accreditation Visit

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Statement Last Revised

The last date that a change was recorded by WSCUC to the institutions accreditation status, key personnel, degrees, locations or other contact information.