The Certificate in Advanced International Affairs is an innovative way for individuals to acquire knowledge in international relations that supports a wide range of careers in a highly connected world. Now available with optional emphasis areas including diplomacy, defense policy and military affairs, and intelligence. Choose to complete this certificate in-residence, online, or in a combined format. 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 classroom.
The Certificate in International Communication and Public Diplomacy is designed to help students develop the skills and background knowledge to help prepare them for careers in government service, business and other fields that require an understanding of the global communication environment. It is an interdisciplinary, four-course program offered through on-campus courses in the Department of Communication in the College of Liberal Arts and the Department of International Affairs in the Bush School, and is open to graduate students in the Department of Communication and the Bush School.
The National Security Affairs Program (NSAP), which offers the Certificate in National Security Affairs, is an executive-level graduate education program that is tailored to the needs of the Department of Energy (DOE) National Security Laboratories. A professional development and leadership program, the NSAP provides Fellows with tools—the concepts, approaches, and frameworks—that will enhance their ability to think critically, analytically, and systematically about national security policy and strategy and the role of science and technology in U.S. national security.