Master of Arts in Security Studies
Kansas State University

Program Details

Kansas State University offers an online political science degree, the Master of Arts in Security Studies.  This degree in political science focuses on security studies in a rigorous, interdisciplinary program.  Courses offer a broad exploration of social science and historical methodologies while covering topics relating to security issues.  You will complete coursework primarily in the history and political science departments but will also draw on expertise and coursework from other disciplines. 

Graduates are prepared for careers in:

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Security
  • International Affairs

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Kansas State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent