Campuses

Master of Science in
Security & Intelligence Studies

Global security continues to be an important, critical issue to governments, companies and the public. There is a growing need for knowledgeable security and intelligence professionals. With a track record of excellence established in the undergraduate GSIS program and a highly respected reputation as a technical university, Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus provides an unmatched Master of Science in Security and Intelligence degree. In the program, students will gain expertise in the field while perfecting their research and analytical methodology skills. Upon graduating, this degree can help graduates excel in intelligence analysis, operations, military-political studies, law enforcement, corporate security, or cyber intelligence security.

The program’s courses combine science and technology with advanced intelligence and security topics.

Students benefit from expert faculty members who have academic qualifications coupled with extensive professional experience in security, intelligence, law enforcement, policy, and cyber intelligence.

Learn through small classes where students are given personal attention and many opportunities for hands-on learning and research.

DEGREE DETAILS

About Security & Intelligence Studies at the Prescott, AZ Campus

The Master of Science in Security and Intelligence Studies (MSSIS) degree program provides the knowledge and skills professionals need to excel in intelligence analysis, operations, military-political studies, law enforcement, corporate security and cyber-intelligence and security. The program combines science and high technology with advanced intelligence and security courses.

The Master of Science in Security and Intelligence Studies is housed in the College of Security and Intelligence.

Students receive advanced instruction in the research skills and analytical methods required by the security and intelligence fields. They also learn how to communicate their findings clearly.

The degree program provides graduate students and security and intelligence professionals with an opportunity to explore both theoretical and practical knowledge across the disciplines that compose the field that security and intelligence studies has become.

The MSSIS degree will enhance the career prospects both for entry-level professionals and mid-level leaders, managers, operators and analysts. 

For many professionals currently working in the security and intelligence communities, the Master’s degree will be seen as one qualification for promotion in the middle and even upper levels of management or military command.

Learn more about the Prescott, AZ Campus

Degree Summary

36 Credits

Estimate your tuition by using the Tuition Calculator

View Financial Aid Information

 

Find out about transferring credits to this degree

Learn more about our Veterans & Military benefits

View our Academic Calendar

Spotlight