National Defense University

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Military university in Washington, DC, United States

About National Defense University

According to Wikipedia, The National Defense University is an institution of higher education funded by the United States Department of Defense, intended to facilitate high-level education, training, and professional development of national security leaders. As a chairman's Controlled Activity, NDU operates under the guidance of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , with Lieutenant General Michael T. Plehn, USAF, as president. It is located on the grounds of Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington, D.C.

National Defense University's Online Degrees

What Is National Defense University Known For?

National Defense University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

National Defense University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are National Defense University's Most Influential Alumni?

National Defense University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Criminal Justice, and Business. Here are some of National Defense University's most famous alumni:

Robert McFarlane
An American Marine Corps officer and National Security Advisor .
SM Shafiuddin Ahmed
A 17th Chief of Army Staff.
Carla Provost
Carla Provost
A United States government official.
Benny Gantz
An Israeli general and politician.
Kevin Scarce
An Australian navy officer.
Robert Brooks Brown
Robert Brooks Brown
A U.S. Army officer.
Darren W. McDew
Darren W. McDew
A United States Air Force general.
Murlidhar Sadashiv Pawar
Murlidhar Sadashiv Pawar
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Scott Stearney
Scott Stearney
An American naval aviator and Vice Admiral of the United States Navy .
Sarah Feinberg
Sarah Feinberg
An American civil servant.
Ram Rothberg
Ram Rothberg
An Israeli Navy general.
Leslie C. Smith
Leslie C. Smith
An American Army general.

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