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