Our Vision


DINFOS aspires to be the premier learning institution, vital to communication success across the Department of Defense, the United States Government, and our international partners.

Our Enduring Values


Excellence: An abiding commitment to delivering the highest quality training for our students and providing the Department of Defense with communicators who are prepared to make a positive difference in the fleet and field.

Innovation: The willingness to adapt our curriculum, instructional methods and technologies to better meet the needs of commanders to compete and win in an increasingly complex information environment.

Empowerment: Our staff and faculty are the heartbeat of DINFOS. Every day, they are encouraged to bring their energy, creativity and positive attitude to effect positive change and make DINFOS a fantastic place to work.  

These are the foundation upon which everything we do rests.

Our Strategic Objectives 

Our objectives help to focus our efforts on the things that matter for our staff, faculty and students as well as our external stakeholders who depend on us to deliver excellence at every turn.


Transform DINFOS training to address skill gaps in Public Affairs and Visual Information core competencies for effective operations in the information environment

Expand DINFOS online training and virtual resources to better serve the fleet and field

Improve internal DINFOS business processes, resourcing and systems

Improve external relationships to build partner capacity and leverage best practices in academia & industry