Graduate Certificate in Defense Energy
Naval Postgraduate School

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Defense Energy program supports the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of the Navy’s energy goals.  The curriculum is open to working military and civilian employees of the Department of Defense and helps them understand the complex issues facing the Operational and Installation Energy segments of the Department.  You will learn about the technical, operational, and security aspects of the Department of Defense’s energy needs.


  • Federal employee or military service commissioned officer
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission