Master of Science in National Security Affairs & International Relations
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

The online MS in National Security Affairs & International Relations degree program from Nova Southeastern University is designed to provide students with theoretical, research, and applied skills in the emerging academic field of national security affairs. The curriculum covers:

  • Critical issues informing the field of national security today
  • Assessment and analysis of the threat of terrorism in the U.S. and beyond
  • Analysis of intelligence collection
  • The international context in which U.S. national security issues are shaped


  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • A grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher in last 60 semester hours of undergraduate coursework or a master's degree with an overall GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Admissions essay
  • Sample of academic writing
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Two academic or professional letters of recommendation, written within the past year
  • An interview may be required for admission to the program

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges