INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE PROGRAMS OFFICE is responsible for the cultural, social and academic integration of the international military students and their families into the Naval Postgraduate School. The office is charged with interacting with the outside agencies, military and civilian to accomplish the goals of the Security Assistance Training Program (SATP) and the Informational Program (IP). Additionally, it is responsible for the International Sponsor Program and acts as the Command Sponsor to the International Committee.
Since 1954, over 4700 International officers from 97 countries have graduated from NPS. Many have gone on to achieve positions of prominence within their military services, governments, and private industry. The International Program at NPS serves as an integral link in establishing the long term military-to-military relationships between our U.S. and International officers.