Minor in Intelligence and National Security Studies

The minor in Intelligence & National Security Studies in Political Science supports the Defense Intelligence Agency's (DIA) Intelligence Communtiy Centers for Academic Excellence mission, which is to enhance the recruitment & retention of an ethically and culturally diverse workforce with capabilities critical to U.S. national security interests.  DIA has identified specific core courses as fundamental to the academic preparation for entry-level positions within the U.S. Intelligence Community.  This minor directly supports these core requirements.  Students complete six courses(18 hours), four of which are the required core for the INSS minor (12 hours).