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National Training Center (NTC)

(aka: Non-Proliferation & National Security Institute)

Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the National Training Center (NTC) (aka: Non-proliferation and National Security Institute, NNSI) course provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for NTC graduates to transfer up to 9 elective credit hours of graduate transfer credits. The credit can be applied to Masters programs in the Walker School of Business & Technology and select programs in the College of Arts and Sciences including the MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Environmental Management, MA in Gerontology, MA in Human Services, MA in International Relations, MA in Legal Studies, MA in National Security Studies, and the MS in Science Management and Leadership. Transfer work can be used as either core courses or elective courses, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on specific degree requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of NTC courses listed below.
  2. Application and admission to Webster University's graduate program listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of Certificates showing completion of the NTC courses listed below.
  2. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Pre-approved Course Substitutions: The following courses from NTC are pre-approved course substitutions for specific Webster courses. Webster University courses do no transfer to the NTC program.

Approved Webster University Transfer Credits

(Students must take (2) courses per 3 credit hours of electives for a maximum of 9 credit hours)
Transfer Credit
Department of Energy NTC Courses:

FOO-200, Conduct of Operations
ISC-241, Operations Security (OPSEC)
ISC-301, Conduct of Inquiries
PFT-490W, Adaptive Leadership Workshop
PHY-202, Survey of Physical Security Systems
STS-300, Senior Technical Safety Manager Case Study Applications
TRF-420, Tactical Response Force 2 Instructor Certification
VAP-140, Vulnerability Assessment Fundamentals
VAP-316, Vulnerability Assessment Baseline
VAP-335, Fundamentals of Performance Testing
Up to 9 Graduate Elective Credits
(Completion of 2 courses per 3 credit hours) 


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