Online Bachelor’s in Intelligence and National Security
Pittsburgh’s Intelligence Program Recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense
Prepare for a career in intelligence with Point Park University’s Bachelor’s in Intelligence and National Security program. This program, which is one of only three of its kind in the country, can be completed fully online, providing students with the opportunity to learn from and network with professionals from intelligence agencies.
Point Park University’s B.S. in Intelligence program has been vetted by the Intelligence community and students and graduates of the program are actively sought after for positions by agencies such as the National Security Agency, Central Intelligence Agency, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Supreme Court Police as well as other non-governmental security businesses.
Read more about the intelligence programs at Point Park University through this Faculty Q&A with professor and Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice and Intelligence, Michael Botta, D.S.S.
The online B.S. in Intelligence and National Security degree program offers a diverse curriculum on topics like terrorism, threat analysis and ethics of spying with an emphasis on career preparedness. Courses are developed by professionals within the intelligence field, with instructors bringing direct experience to the classroom. Our supportive digital community means students gain relevant, practical skills that can help set you up for a successful career in intelligence.
Transform your experience into college credit towards your Bachelor’s in Intelligence
Point Park University offers robust Prior Learning Assessment and Advanced Standing/Experiential Learning Credit opportunities. Students can transfer credits from qualifying experiences including other college institutions, College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST exams) or UEXCEL exams, Advanced Placement (AP) credit and experiential learning assessment portfolio submissions. Experiential learning credits are not considered current coursework for financial aid and they do not fulfill any of the minimum 30 credits that must be completed at Point Park University to graduate. In addition, experiential learning credits through portfolio submissions are capped at 18 credits.
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|Est. Program Length:||2 – 4 Years|
|Course Length:||8 Weeks|
|Cost Per Credit:||$520|
|Transfer Credits Accepted:||Up to 90|
Unique Intelligence and National Security Degree
Sean Elliot Martin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor for the Department of Criminal Justice and Intelligence Studies, talks about what makes the B.S. in Intelligence and National Security program unique.
Bachelor’s in Intelligence and National Security Career Outcomes
Point Park University’s online B.S. in Intelligence program prepares students for careers within intelligence and security. When you graduate, you’ll have the skills necessary to achieve success in a variety of positions, including: