Intelligence studies encompasses many different aspects to include how the intelligence community evolved and continue to evolves, how it is structured and functions, and the nature of intelligence collection, and analysis. Understanding the threat environment is also fundamentally important to addressing key issues in intelligence.
Upon completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:
- Assess the evolution, structures, functions, capabilities, and activities of the national intelligence community.
- Evaluate the fundamental capabilities and limitations of intelligence collection.
- Analyze the foundation and application of psychological concepts to the study of intelligence analyses.
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of selected research methods and tools.
Total = 18 semester hours