greatest proportion of the student body is comprised of military
officers from U.S. and allied nations. Our students are drawn from
every branch of the uniformed services. Civilian employees of the
U.S. federal government and government employees of other countries
are also part of our student population. Interaction between those
who will be the world's military and governmental leaders is one
of the important long-term benefits of the NPS student mix.
of students for fully-funded graduate education at NPS is based
upon outstanding professional performance, promotion potential,
and a strong academic background.