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Naval War College Reviews

Updated Oct 25, 2019

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  1. "The Naval War College was a great experience!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Naval War College full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Gained tremendous knowledge in Professional Military Education. Exposed to many great historical examples of Leadership, Strategy, and Decision Making.

    Cons

    Too much reading and writing in very little time.

    Naval War College2019-10-25
  2. "No bad for what it is"

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    Current Employee - Instructor 

    I have been working at Naval War College full-time

    Pros

    You gt to work with over 80 different countries

    Cons

    The government workers fail to understand why they are even in business

    Naval War College2019-02-27
  3. "Operations Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    I have been working at Naval War College full-time

    Pros

    Work is excellent, always something new each day.

    Cons

    Pay is low, restricted to GS pay scale, little incentive to go above and beyond

    Naval War College2018-01-23
  4. "Great Place to Work Overall"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Naval War College full-time

    Pros

    People are great, but really depends where you work. Great view of the Newport Bridge.

    Cons

    Wage gap and lack of opportunities due to OPM rules.

    Naval War College2014-05-02
  5. "A great place for retired military officers to teach."

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    Current Employee - Professor in Newport, RI
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    I have been working at Naval War College full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Decent pay. Good work environment. Students are all type A and interested in learning. Summers are free. Location.Locatio.Location!

    Cons

    Communications within the organization are poor. Leadership changes every couple years as Navy cycles Admirals through. Some good. Many not. No real strategic planning. Provost ineffective. Cost of living in local area is high.

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    Naval War College2013-08-18
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