National Security and Strategic Studies Undergraduate Certificate

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Protect the nation with strategic expertise

Explore the key issues within domestic and international security.

At home or abroad, you can be a trusted source on policy, emerging threats, global conflicts and more.


Choose your certificate

Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a certificate in national security and strategic studies.

Career opportunities

Whether you're an active-duty military member, a public or private sector employee in the prime of your career, or a student looking to enhance your long-term potential, this certificate can expand your employment options.

You'll have the credentials to work in sectors like:

  • Criminal justice and law enforcement
  • Defense contractors
  • Government agencies
    • Department of Homeland Security
    • Department of Defense
    • FBI
    • NSA
  • Military
  • Public policy organizations
  • Think tanks and research institutions

Helping you succeed

Make a smart investment in your future. Access financial aid and friendly support.

Immersive academics

Get ready to meet your next mentor. You’ll be prepared, confident and ready for your career.