Naval Postgraduate School

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world rank  1077

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Established in 1909, Naval Postgraduate School is a non-profit public federal higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Monterey (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NPS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym NPS
Founded 1909
Motto Praestantia Per Scientiam
Excellence through Knowledge

University Location

Address 1 University Circle
Monterey
93943-5002 California
United States
Tel +1 (831) 656 2371
Fax +1 (831) 656 3238

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
Not reported Not reported

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

(831) 656 3411

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public Federal
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification New

Basic Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
2000 Classification Other specialized institutions
Size & Setting Exclusively graduate/professional institution
Enrollment Profile Exclusively graduate
Undergraduate Profile Not classified (Exclusively Graduate) institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)
Graduate Instructional Program Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Naval Postgraduate School's Library
Naval Postgraduate School's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 155,577 physical volumes, 1,453 physical media, 2,940 digital/electronic medium and 316 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission


Year of first Accreditation

1955


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA), Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021