Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership
American Public University System

Program Details

Knowledge gained from this online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership is useful for leadership positions both within and outside of military organizations. Courses study past and current national security, defense, and military actions.

Students will study the characteristics of leadership common to great military leaders. Classes take a look at the international contexts that shape the behavior of states and non-state actors. Conventional and unconventional warfare is examined in light of technological change, non-state military threats, and cultural clashes between regions.

The curriculum includes course topics such as:

  • Strategic geography and geopolitics
  • The making of strategy
  • Studies in future war
  • National security and globalization

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested