Naval Postgraduate School

Monterey, CA, United States

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  • Naval Postgraduate School

    Established: 1909 Monterey, CA

    The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is a fully accredited masters-level university operated by the United States Navy.

    Branch: United States Navy

    Motto: Praestantia Per Scientiam / Excellence through Knowledge

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