Graduate Education Supporting Naval Sea Systems Command

The Catholic University of America has partnered with Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding to offer sponsored graduate education to employees of NAVSEA and affiliated defense contractors. Students may enroll in individual courses or earn professional certificates and/or graduate degrees with 18 to 24 months in the following areas:

Courses may be taken face-to-face or online, with face-to-face instruction located in the Huntington Ingalls offices at 300 M Street SE (near the Washington Navy Yard).

Spring 2020 courses
  • EE 566 Introduction to Electric Machines and Drives  (Core - 4 credits); Dr. Babak Parkhideh & Mohsen Marefat
    Wednesdays 5:00pm-8:30pm; Jan.15th to about May 6th, 2020.
  • EE 669 High Voltage Technology Related to Power Systems (3 credits); Dr. Jim Turso (HII-NNS) Tuesdays 5:00pm-7:30pm; Jan. 14th to about May 5th, 2020.

Explore the calendar of upcoming courses and reserve your spot in advance (each course is limited to 25 students). Final registration for each course will generally occur about one month prior to the start of each term. View the full detailed calendar of class times here.

Points of contact

Catholic University of America
VADM (ret.) Mel Williams Jr., Associate Dean for External Affairs
Maria Sorensen, Assistant to the Associate Dean (

Mike Amrozowicz (