Naval Postgraduate School: Ranking & Review

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Monterey Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 267 859
Top 6%

Naval Postgraduate School Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,314 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,314 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for graduates.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Engineering 453 9 462
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 319 319
Social Sciences 189 189
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 96 6 102
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 97 97
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences 46 46
Physical Sciences 31 4 35
Mathematics and Statistics 9 9
Grand Total1,240191,259

At the master's and doctor's level 1,259 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

General info

Alternative namesNPS
Founded1909
MottoPraestantia Per Scientiam
Excellence through Knowledge
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff908
Instructional FTE340
Research FTE156
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitenps.edu
Address1 University Circle
Monterey, California, 93943
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Midsize
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone8316562442
Fax+1 (831) 656 3238

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