Bachelor of Science in National Security
Excelsior College

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in National Security program offers two programs:  Intelligence and Security Analysis or Topics in National Security.  Both programs provide the critical knowledge and skills needed to advance in the public or private sector protecting national resources and informing government and business strategy decisions.  The Intelligence and Security Analysis concentration offers practical knowledge in subjects such as counterterrorism, cryptography, cybersecurity and cybercrime, homeland security, strategic warning, vulnerability assessment, and more.  The Topics in National Security concentration teaches students about how nation-states leverage instruments of power in developing global strategy and bout national security policy and politics in the United States and around the world.


  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education