DL Masters in Human Systems Integration (MHSI)
Graduate School of Operational and Information Sciences (GSOIS)
Program Length: 2 Years
Curriculum #359 *
Human Systems Integration (HSI) views the human as a critical component in any complex system. It is an interdisciplinary approach that makes explicit the underlying trade-offs across HSI domains (i.e., Manpower, Personnel, Training, Human Factors Engineering, Environmental Safety and Occupational Health, Survivability, and Habitability) to optimize total system performance.
The goal of the distance learning program is to educate eligible personnel in the federal government and defense contractor organizations in HSI. The graduate of this program will possess the skills necessary to function as a practitioner in HSI.
The following distance learning delivery method(s) may be used for this program:
NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS!
The next cohort begins in September 2015
Master of Human Systems Integration (359) and Human Systems Integration Certificate (262)
The Naval Postgraduate School is pleased to announce open registration for the nation's premier distance learning Master of Human Systems Integration (HSI) degree program and the Human Systems Integration Certificate program. Both programs are open to all federal government employees (military and civilian) and defense contractor employees (on a space available basis).
For more information, visit the websites below or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read the full Announcement (PDF) here.
The courses listed below are taken in sequence, two per quarter.
Quarter 1 Fall
Quarter 5 Fall
- OA4406 (3-1) Safety, Survivability, Health Hazards & Habitability
- OA4408 - Macroergonomics and Org Behavior in HSI
The following are eligible for this program:
- US Military Officers*
- US Government Civilians (GS)
- Enlisted Personnel
- DoD Contractors
- International Students**
*Per OPNAVINST 1520.23C, a Navy officer will incur a 3 year service obligation upon completion or withdrawal from the DL Masters in Human Systems Integration (MHSI) program.
**International Students: Ensure that you read and understand the eligibility requirements and application process.
- Baccalaureate Degree
- GPA of 2.2 or better
- Lower level calculus sequence with C or better average
- Waivers may be considered
NPS is mission funded to provide tuition-free graduate education to active duty naval officers (USN and USMC). Additional course fees may be required.
All others MUST be financially sponsored by their command or company.
The availability of seats in distance learning programs is determined at the program level.
Graduates earn both an MHSI degree and an HSI Certificate, as well as the DAU equivalencies:
- ACQ 101
- ACQ 201A
- ACQ 201B
- SYS 101
- SYS 202
- SYS 203
- TST 203
Each course in the distance learning masters program is $2000 for federal civilian employees and non navy service members.
For contractors, each course is $2200. Tuition is expected prior to course delivery.
Please refer to the Tuition and Acknowledgement Letter for more information. The letter must be filled out, signed, and sent back to the HSI program (directions to do this are on the letter).
Note: Costs can change on a yearly basis