Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey

Monterey, CA

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Naval Postgraduate School offers 216-degree programs and 120 via distance education. 83.6% are women, and 16.4% are men. 8% percents of international students.

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Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

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Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

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Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Student Body

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Students enrollment in distance education


In Naval Postgraduate School the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Naval Postgraduate School and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in California.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Naval Postgraduate School offers 216 programs in total: 99 are for Master's degree, 66 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, 42 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, and 9 are Post-master's certificate.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 748 universities in California state. Naval Postgraduate School is one of the few institutions in California that offers a Master's degree program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 120 distance education programs that are offered in the Naval Postgraduate School: 45 are for Master's degree, 45 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, 24 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs and 6 are Post-master's certificate.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the California state average data to help you compare.


Naval Postgraduate School provides coursework for graduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent. The enrollment for graduates was 2564 with 164077 credit hours.

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Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +8316562442

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