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The Maritime Advanced Warfighting School (MAWS), formerly the Naval Operational Planner’s Course, was stood up in 1998 to provide officers of all U.S. military services with specialized advanced warfighting education while studying at the Naval War College’s College of Naval Command and Staff. Over the past 20 years, MAWS has developed highly capable, warfighting specialists from all armed services, designed to be force multipliers on the Fleet or another service Operational Level of War operations centers, Combatant Command staffs, and MAWS prepares students for future operational level of war command. This article demonstrates how MAWS graduates benefit staffs around the Fleet.