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National Security Studies

American Public University

Postgraduate Certificate Online
2 months
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370 USD/credit
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About

The National Security Studies Postgrad. Cert. offered by the American Public University investigates the national and international security policies, security and intelligence analysis, globalization’s impact on national security, and national security institutions. 

Overview

Course Details

Explore national and international security issues by enrolling in the National Security Studies Postgrad. Cert. offered by the American Public University.

APU’s national security studies graduate certificate covers a range of topics, including national and international security policies, security and intelligence analysis, globalization’s impact on national security, and national security institutions. Additionally, the national security certificate program compares the structures, functions, capabilities, and activities of national and international security community members.

The program is ideal for graduate students who want to expand their knowledge of national security without committing to a degree program.

What You Will Do

  • Appraise classic and contemporary theories, strategies, doctrines, and procedures related to the causes, conduct, and termination of armed conflict and the maintenance of peace
  • Compare the structures, functions, capabilities, and activities of national and international security community members
  • Assess and predict traditional and nontraditional threats to national and international security

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Institutions of National Security 
  • U.S. National Security
  • International Security
  • National Security and Globalization
  • Homeland Security and Defense
  • Interagency Operations

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Language

English
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
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Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Please read all graduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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