192: Defense Management Foundations - NPS Online
Defense Management Foundations
Program Area: Defense Systems Management
POC: Program Support
Modality: Distance Learning
This certificate delivers a core of defense-focused management courses to equip students with essential skills for management and leadership roles in the defense establishments of the United States or allied nations. The program prepares graduates to manage organizations, resources, and programs in complex environments. Students choose among foundational courses in organizational leadership; financial management; manpower and economic analysis; operations and logistics; or acquisition management.
This certificate requires the completion of four courses (at least 12 credits) that were not counted for another certificate. This certificate includes five academic areas that provide a variety of perspectives about managing defense organizations. You may choose up to two courses from any one academic area, for a total of four courses.
|Management and Organizations||
|Manpower and Economics||
|Operations and Logistics||
- Expand understanding about processes that occur in public organizations, apply qualitative and quantitative analysis skills
- Demonstrate expertise to manage defense organizations
- Develop knowledge, skills, and abilities that are most valuable for the student's career path
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Tuition & Service Obligation
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09 Jun 2023
Spring quarter last day of classes
13 Jun 2023
Spring quarter final examinations begin
15 Jun 2023
Spring quarter final examinations end