Welcome to the Graduate School of Defense Management
"Intellectual Leadership in the Business of Defense"
The Graduate School of Defense Management (GSDM) at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) offers world-class education programs and professional development opportunities in defense management and public policy to US and allied military officers, defense civilians and defense contractors. Our academic and research programs promote national security and support the DON/DOD by developing intellectual leadership in a broad range of topics in defense management.
GSDM Introduction Video
View highlights of residential, non-residential, and distance learning degree and certificate programs offered by the Graduate School of Defense Management.