Certificate in Advanced International Affairs
Offered both 100% online and on-campus, The Certificate in Advanced International Affairs (CAIA) is an outstanding addition to the resume of anyone interested in a career in international relations, intelligence, defense policy, military affairs, counterterrorism, diplomacy, international organizations, law enforcement, international business, or international economic development. Courses are taught by nationally and internationally acclaimed faculty members, oftentimes accompanied with a student presence of full time working professionals who bring unique experiences and expertise to the class room.
Some students elect to tailor their studies with an emphasis in one of these areas:
- Defense Policy and Military Affairs
The majority of certificate students are full time professionals seeking a stand-alone credential for career advancement, with the added bonus of transferable hours that might count as credit toward a graduate degree. Other certificate students are full time, degree-seeking Texas A&M resident students adding a special notation of certificate completion to their transcripts. 89% complete their certificate within 24 months, while choosing a more accelerated or relaxed pace to fit individual scheduling requirements through the convenience of online learning.
The Certificate in Advanced International Affairs requires completion of 12 graduate credit hours and is offered on-campus, online, or through a combination of both methods of delivery. Need more information? Email an Enrollment Advisor or call 1-866-988-BUSH (2874).
A Rewarding Career Path!
Check out the types of careers paths and/or advancement opportunities pursued by certificate awardees.
|Career||Occupational Code from O*net Code|
|Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators||23-1022.00|
|Criminal Investigators and Special Agents||33-3021.03|
|Computer Security Specialists||15-1071.01|
|Emergency Management Specialists||13-1061.00|
|Public Relations Specialist||27-3031.00|
|Regulatory Affairs Specialist||13-1041.07|
|Security Management Specialists||13-1199.02|
Complete your graduate certificate in Advanced International Affairs in 24 months or less for a total cost ranging from eleven to fifteen thousand dollars (cost includes textbooks & materials) dependent upon residency status. Scholarships are available!
Median debt of those who utilize loans
Title IV: $8500