The combined MA in Government/Certificate in Intelligence 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. Most students take two courses per semester.
|Course Locations||Washington, DC; Online; overseas.|
|Format||On-ground, online, or any combination thereof.|
|Entry Terms||Fall, Spring or Summer semester|
|Degree Requirements||15 courses|
|Tuition and Fees||Tuition in the 2018-2019 academic year for the MA in Government and for the Certificate in Intelligence is $3,897 per course. Please note: 2018-2019 tuition rates are tentative pending approval by the Board of Trustees. More information.|
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