Associate of Arts in Counterterrorism Studies
American Public University System

Program Details

Terrorism presents real challenges to government and national security communities due to the many different domestic and international terrorist groups, each with their own leadership, motivations, political objectives, and tactics. The Associate of Arts in Counter Terrorism Studies explores the origins and motivations for terrorism, as well as terrorist strategy and tactics.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission