2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Intelligence and National Security Certificate

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College of Sciences
Department of Political Science,
Howard Phillips Hall, Room: 302

Dr. Mark Schafer, politics@mail.ucf.edu, 407-823-3328

This certificate introduces students to the fundamentals of intelligence and national security, and allows for students to specialize in one or more different areas that are appropriate for a career in these fields. This certificate will be helpful for students majoring in any field who are interested in careers in intelligence and national security, and particularly for students in Political Science, International and Global Studies, and Criminal Justice.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • A grade of “C” (2.0) or better for all classes is required in courses counting towards the certificate.
  • At least 9 hours used in the certificate must be taken at UCF.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internships, independent study and substitute courses/new courses are allowed at the director’s discretion (for a maximum of 3 credit hours).

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (6 Credit Hours)

Select two courses from the following list:

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 12

Other Requirements

  • None

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