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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Intelligence Analysis, National Security Concentration, B.S.

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Degree and Major Requirements

Degree Requirements

Required Courses

  • General Education  41 Credit Hours 1
  • Quantitative requirement (in addition to General Education ) 3 Credit Hours
  • Scientific Literacy requirement (in addition to General Education ) 3-4 Credit Hours
  • IA foundations and core courses 45 Credit Hours
  • IA concentration courses 12 Credit Hours
  • Electives 22 Credit Hours

1 The General Education  program contains a set of requirements each student must fulfill.

Total: 120 Credit Hours

General Education Courses

Total: 41 Credit Hours

IA Foundation and Core Courses


Students must complete either the national security concentration or the competitive intelligence concentration. With the approval of an IA adviser, students may, in special cases, design their own custom concentration of four 300-level or above courses that fit together thematically and support the educational objectives of the IA program.

National Secutiry Courses

To complete this concentration, students must take four of the following courses. IA 480  may be repeated multiple times toward this requirement if it has a different topic each time.

Choose four of the following:

Total: 12 Credit Hours

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