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
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Institutions of National Security
- U.S. National Security
- International Security
- National Security and Globalization
- Homeland Security and Defense
- Interagency Operations
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Terrorism & Security Cyber Security View 174 other Masters in Informatics & Information Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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
International370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National370 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 370 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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