Marine Corps Expeditionary Warfare School | Webster University

U.S. Marine Corps Expeditionary Warfare School

Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the Marine Corps Expeditionary Warfare School (EWS) course provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for EWS graduates from August 2005-Present (including the Distance Learning 8660 series). This transfer credit degree program offers EWS graduates the opportunity to transfer up to 12 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 the EWS program from August 2005 or later.
  2. Admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of an official transcript from the Expeditionary Warfare School.
  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 EWS are pre-approved course substitutions. Webster University courses do not substitute to the EWS program.

Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 12 credit hours)
Transfer Courses
HRMG 5000 Managing Human Resources 3 Credits
MNGT 5590 Organizational Behavior or MBA 5100 Adding Value through Human Capital 3 Credits
ITM 5000 Information Technology Management 3 Credits
CSSS 5000 Introduction to Cybersecurity 3 Credits
CSSS 5140 Cybersecurity Strategic Operations 3 Credits
CSSS 5990 Advanced Topics in Cybersecurity 3 Credits
INTL 5500 Professional Seminars 3 Credits

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