Greater Washington, DC, Metro Area Campus -
Nuclear Engineering Program

Nuclear Engineering Program at the GWMA (Northern Virginia Center, 7054 Haycock Road, Falls Church, VA 22043) and Blacksburg (Goodwin Hall) campuses is directed by Prof. Alireza Haghighat. Prof. Haghighat is located at the GWMA campus.

In addition to coordinating activities and facilities in the Blacksburg campus, he has taken advantage of the GWMA location, and established two educational programs:

  1. Accelerated Masters of Engineering in Nuclear Engineering for the USNA midshipmen, first offering, Spring 2017.
  2. Graduate Certificate in Nuclear Science, Technology, and Policy (NuSTEP), first offering, Spring 2019.
  3. Nuclear Education Hub (NEH), project Under development, initiated Oct 2019.

    and, are several research programs operated at the Greater Washington Campus