Degree Requirements

Students are required to:

  • Take four core courses in the Public Management Program
  • Complete the Public Management Capstone Course/Project
  • Choose five elective courses
  • Complete five intelligence courses from each of the five areas below:
    • Introductory Courses
    • Law and Ethics
    • Theory, History, and Context
    • Intelligence Operations
    • Applications of Intelligence

Core Courses (Public Management)

More Information

For more information about courses, please see the Course Descriptions page. Please note that not all courses are available each semester.

For information on exact dates, times, locations, fees, and instructors for any term, students should consult the Advanced Academic Programs Course Schedule available several months before each semester or term begins. Courses are open only to students who meet enrollment requirements. All classes are held at the Hopkins Washington Center at 1717 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. close to the Dupont Circle (South) exit.