Naval Postgraduate School

Monterey, CA 93943

General College Information:

Public military postgraduate school. Offered academic programs are open to US Naval Officers and other Military Officers (including international Military Officers from friendly nations), as well as to civilian employees of the US government and select employees of contractors for the Department of Defense in programs related to systems engineering, software engineering, and defense product development.

Small town campus setting, located in Monterey (population=35,000), 100 miles south of San Francisco.

Quarter-based academic year

Total Student Population (approx.): 0 undergraduates; 2100 graduate students; 0 professional/other.

On-Campus Housing:
Undergrad: N/A
Graduate: Available to military personnel only.

Annual Tuition and Fees for FT Students (approx.):  (To check the most current rates: Current Rates)
Grad Students (DoD contractor employees): $500/credit-hour ($15,000/yr for 10 credits/quarter)

Annual Room and Board (approx.):

ROTC Program Offered On-Campus?: N/A

Virtual Tour:

Engineering Program Information:

Program Name: Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (

Engineering Student Population (approx.): 0 undergraduates; 615 graduate students (600 master's; 15 doctoral)

Engineering Departments:

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)

Mechanical and Astronautical Engineering (MAE)

Systems Engineering (SE)

Engineering Degrees Offered: (B=Bachelor's; M=Master's; D=Doctorate)


Dept B M D

Astronautical Engineering


Computer Engineering

ECE   X  

Electrical Engineering


Electronic Systems Engineering

ECE   X  

Engineering Science

ECE/ MAE   X*  

Mechanical Engineering


Systems Engineering

SE   X  

Systems Engineering Analysis

SE   X  

* Concentrations offered in:

Astronautical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

In addition to the above, the following Engineer's Degrees are also offered:

Astronautical Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Other Information Regarding The School And Its Engineering Program:

A detailed profile of this school's engineering program is provided online at the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) website at: http://

Contact Information:



Mailing Address

Phone / Email

General College Contacts:

Main Website/
General Address and Phone

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5100

(831) 656-2023


022 Herrmann Hall, Code 01C3
1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5100

(831) 656-3093

Housing (For Military Personnel)



Engineering Program Contacts:

Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5100

(831) 656-7859

Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5100

(831) 656-2081
see website for email

Dept of Mechanical and Astronautical Engineering

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943-5100

(831) 656-3462
see website for email

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