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M.A. in National Security Studies – International Security
Online and On Campus
The Master of Arts in National Security Studies with a concentration in International Security – presented from a Christian worldview – is offered online, on campus or as a hybrid. Prepare for a dynamic career in this growing field, whether your role is with the U.S. government or private sector. You will gain national security and international relations skills with an emphasis on ethical decision-making. This concentration focuses on grand strategy, national security and foreign policy issues. You’ll enjoy coursework that blends theory with policy approaches for all elements of national power: military, diplomatic, information and economic. This program aligns with advanced professional military education courses. To discuss this program with an admissions counselor by phone or in person in Virginia Beach, call 888.800.7735.
- Develop sophisticated analysis skills in the areas of national security, foreign policy and international relations.
- Gain global insights of major international organizations (e.g., UN and European Union) and their policies that foster safety.
- Explore the roles of U.S. intelligence agencies in assessing terror threats and develop effective counterterrorism strategies.
- International Security Analyst
- Agency Intelligence Officer
- Homeland Security Specialist
- Counterintelligence Threat Advisor
- International Risk Manager
- DoD, CIA, DIA, FBI, NSA
- Legislative Staff