Certificate in United Nations
American Public University System

Program Details

With an undergraduate Certificate in United Nations, students are equipped with a deeper, comprehensive understanding of the U.N.’s role in international conflicts, mediation, diplomacy, peacekeeping, and law.  Those enrolled may be interested in pursuing a professional position at the U.N., federal agencies, non-governmental organizations, and more. 

Study terrorism, principles of peace, civil order, and international relations.  Through this program, students may become eligible to complete a certificate from the Peace Operations Training Institute.  Discover the depths and complexities of humanitarian assistance, multiparty mediation, or cross-cultural negotiation.  Gain the knowledge, skills, and techniques to press forward in the pursuit of peace through APUS online.


  • 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