Graduate Certificate in International Security Studies
University of Arizona

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in International Security Studies program prepares students for careers in government, intelligence, foreign policy analysis, foreign service, and other fields that include interests in international affairs.  The interdisciplinary curriculum is widely varied and covers topics including Middle East conflict, climate change, Russian foreign policy, American national security, European security, terrorism and terrorist networks, energy security, Chinese nationalism, and more.  Courses taken in this program are the same as those taken in the Master of Arts program in International Security and this program will count toward the M.A. degree.


  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission