Online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Intelligence and Global Security

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Earn an Online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Intelligence and Global Security

As the world continues to rapidly evolve and reshape itself in the 21st century, education and employment landscapes are also undergoing significant transformations. One of the most promising areas of study in today's digital age is Intelligence and Global Security. With geopolitical tensions, international conflicts, cybersecurity threats, and global health crises on the rise, the need for professionals in this field has never been greater. Opting for an online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Intelligence and Global Security could very well be your passport to an exciting, impactful, and rewarding career.

Rising Demand for Intelligence and Global Security Professionals

The interdependence of nations and the increasing complexity of international relations necessitates a deep understanding of global security issues. This creates a growing demand for well-trained intelligence professionals who can effectively navigate the intricacies of international security, understand the dynamics of different regions, and formulate strategies to prevent or mitigate threats. This demand extends to various sectors such as government agencies, international organizations, the military, and private corporations.

Leveraging the Power of Online Education

Online education has broken down traditional barriers, providing access to world-class education to students all over the world. The flexible nature of online learning enables students to balance their studies with work or other commitments. It also fosters a learning environment that encourages critical thinking, problem-solving, and self-discipline—skills that are highly valuable in the field of intelligence and global security.

Future-Proof Career Path

The field of intelligence and global security is dynamic, constantly evolving to adapt to new challenges and emerging technologies. This means that professionals in this field need to be adaptable and continuously learning. With an online BS in Intelligence and Global Security, you are setting yourself up for a future-proof career where you'll be at the forefront of addressing the world's most pressing issues.

An Interdisciplinary Approach

A BS in Intelligence and Global Security typically combines a range of disciplines, such as political science, computer science, economics, history, and sociology. This interdisciplinary approach equips students with a broad perspective, allowing them to analyze complex global issues from multiple angles and devise comprehensive solutions.

Opportunities for Advancement

Pursuing a degree in Intelligence and Global Security opens doors to a variety of career paths. Graduates can find work as intelligence analysts, security consultants, policy advisors, foreign affairs analysts, and more. The knowledge and skills acquired in this program also provide a solid foundation for further study at the graduate level, should you wish to specialize further or pursue an academic career.

Contributing to a Safer World

Perhaps the most fulfilling aspect of a career in Intelligence and Global Security is the opportunity to make a real difference in the world. Whether it's advising on policy decisions, identifying potential threats, or strategizing effective responses, professionals in this field play a crucial role in maintaining peace and security on a global scale.

Pursuing an online Bachelor of Science in Intelligence and Global Security is an excellent choice for those seeking a meaningful, challenging, and future-oriented career. As the world becomes increasingly interconnected and complex, the skills and knowledge provided by this degree will be invaluable in navigating the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century.

The international and national security threats of today’s world are multidimensional in nature. They require professionals with a broad range of expertise in managing and producing solutions within the scope of economics, politics, cybersecurity, and social aspects for the private and public sectors, as well as the military, to perform their duties. The Intelligence and Global Security degree will provide students a comprehensive and multidisciplinary understanding of the confluence of threats posed by terrorist groups, lone actors, para-military guerrilla groups, rogue states’ regular armies, cyber criminals (including state actors and terrorists), climate change, governance breakdowns, and public health threats, such as the naturally occurring biological-based infectious diseases (e.g., COVID-19 pandemic). With the university’s unique curriculum in counterterrorism, cyber security, computer science, critical infrastructure, and others, this program will enable the graduating students to apply theoretical, conceptual, and practical real-world skills in intelligence and security studies.

Email Dr. Joshua Sinai, Program Director with any questions.

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Tuition & Fees

Tuition rates are subject to change.

The following rates are in effect for the 2024-2025 academic year, beginning in Fall 2024 and continuing through Summer 2025:

  • Anytime Online Tuition - Standard Rate ** $455 per credit, plus fees
  • Anytime Online Tuition - Partnership Rate ** $360 per credit, plus fees
  • Active Duty Military Tuition ** Tuition $250 per credit, plus fees
  • Retired Military Tuition ** Tuition $746 per credit, plus fees
  • Information technology fees
  • Part-time (1-11 credits) - $40 per credit
  • Full-time (12+ credits) - $435 per semester
  • International student fee - $778 per semester

**eligibility for this rate requires acceptance into an anytime online program; additional discounts or scholarships do not apply

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