​Undergraduate Certificate - International Security Studies

Minimum Total for Graduation: 15-18 hours
Degree: ​Certificate

This 15-18 credit hour certificate is designed for students of any major and non-degree students seeking an empirical and conceptual understanding of prospective security challenges facing the international community and how member states address them.

Program Requirements:​

Required Courses (12 hours)
PSC 100 - Introduction to Political Science 3(3-0)
PSC 150 - Introduction to International Relations 3(3-0)
PSC 351 - International Relations 3(3-0)
PSC 501 - Bullets not Ballots: Revolution, Insurgency and Civil War 3(3-0)
PSC 557 - War and Peace Studies 3(3-0)
Note: You may only count one of PSC 100 OR 150, not both.

Electives (3-6 hours)
Select hours from the following:
PSC 352 - US - Latin American Relations 3(3-0)
PSC 353 - Model United Nations 3(3-0)
PSC 354 - Advanced Model United Nations 1-6(1-0)
PSC 355 - Model United Nations Lab 1-9(Spec)
PSC 421 - Constitutional Law: Powers of Government 3(3-0)
PSC 453 - American Foreign Policy 3(3-0)
PSC 551 - Seminar in International Relations 3(3-0)
PSC 555 - International Law I 3(3-0)
PSC 556 - International Law II 3(3-0)
​Note: PSC 355 is CR/NC only.​

Total: 15-18 semester hours​