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Defense and Strategic Studies

University of Texas El Paso

Master Online
12 months
Duration
14878 USD/year
14878 USD/year
6170 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Defense and Strategic Studies at University of Texas El Paso is designed to provide an in-depth, critical examination of the major defense and security challenges facing the United States now and in the future.

Overview

Particular attention will be placed on the development of strategy, both in theory and practice, to address defense-related problems.

Learning outcomes

Offered in a distance-learning/online format, this Defense and Strategic Studies at University of Texas El Paso will be a distinctive degree tailored to improving the competence of military and civilian personnel engaged in strategic planning, the inter-agency process, military operations, diplomacy, budgeting, legislative affairs, defense program management, research and development, and a myriad of other staff activities and specialties.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • U.S. National Security
  • Strategic Theory and Modern Warfare
  • Global Security
  • Low Intensity Conflict
  • Information Operations
  • Cyber Warfare
  • Strategic Survey of the Americas
  • Strategic Survey of Africa
  • Strategic Survey of Europe

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume / CV
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Diploma certificate

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14878 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    14878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14878 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6170 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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