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Intelligence and National Security Studies

University of Texas El Paso

M.Sc. On Campus
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 Science in Intelligence and National Security Studies and the Graduate Certificate in Intelligence and National Security Studies (INSS) at University of Texas El Paso provide a highly-rigorous interdisciplinary graduate program intended for students seeking employment or career advancement in the United States Intelligence Community (IC).

Overview

The Intelligence and National Security Studies graduate program at University of Texas El Paso is also suitable for students interested in security-related jobs in the private sector or with applied research institutions (think tanks). 

Learning outcomes

The INSS graduate program is also ideal preparation for advanced graduate study at the doctoral level in international relations, political science, public administration, public policy, history, or other closely related fields.

The INSS graduate curriculum focuses on specific intelligence and security competencies that are delivered across the spectrum of academic disciplines at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Intelligence and National Security
  • US Intelligence and National Security Policy, Structure, and Process
  • Introduction to Intelligence Analysis
  • Contemporary Security Studies
  • Research Methods for Intelligence and National Security Studies
  • Applied Statistics for Intelligence and National Security Studies
  • Historical Development of the Intelligence Community
  • Legal Issues in Intelligence and National Security
  • Open Source Intelligence Analysis
  • Propaganda and Influence Operations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
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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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