The EDO Community is involved with the design, acquisition, construction, repair, maintenance, conversion, overhaul and disposal of ships, submarines, aircraft carriers and the systems on those platforms (weapons, command and control, communications, computers, etc). Supporting the CNO's 21st Century Seapower across these platforms, EDO career paths function to help meet the missions.
All Engineering Duty Officers are required to obtain a Master's degree in a technical curriculum from the Naval Postgraduate School or Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Naval Postgraduate School
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The following represent sample ED career paths. The tours and competencies are only a guideline. It is recommended that EDs work with their mentors and the detailing shop to tailor their career planners to achieve their individual career goals.