Global Security Studies/Intelligence

Students pursuing an MA in Global Security Studies may obtain an additional credential by completing courses that lead to the Certificate in Intelligence. This combined credential will prepare its graduates for careers in the U.S. Intelligence Community and in those parts of the government and private sector that use intelligence or work with the Intelligence Community. Students can complete this program with only 15 courses.

Program Information

Degree can be completed Onsite (Washington, DC);
Online; or
Combination of onsite and online.
Students admitted Fall, Spring or Summer semester
Length of program 15 courses, 45 graduate credits
Tuition and Fees Tuition in the 2018-2019 academic year for the MA in Global Security Studies and for the Certificate in Intelligence is $3,897 per course. More information.

Global Security Podcasts

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European Security: Russian Challenge, Western Response: A Discussion with Dr. Donald Jensen

Donald Jensen

Dr. Donald Jensen

Dr. Mark Stout sits down with Dr. Donald Jensen to talk about their takeaways from this past summer’s overseas course, “European Security: Russian Challenge, Western Response.” What is Russia up to and is Putin a master strategist or merely a clever tactician? What does the Russian threat look like from Kiev and Tallinn? And what, if anything useful, is the EU doing to deal with these issues?


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