Graduate Certificate in Intelligence Overview **This program is not currently accepting new students. Please check back for updates.** Intelligence is produced from information which is gathered to enhance the security of the state. It divides into two kinds of material and activities: foreign intelligence, designed to enable the state to conduct effective diplomatic, military and economic activities in the international arena; and domestic intelligence, utilized by the state to monitor perceived threats within its territory.Drexel's accredited online Intelligence Certificate will introduce students to advanced theoretical and practical frameworks for the study of intelligence and its application in a wide variety of contexts, both foreign and domestic. Students will develop skill in each stage of the intelligence cycle: requirements, collection, analysis, dissemination. A student may use this certificate as an individual pursuit or as a gateway to the full MS in National Security Management. Program FeaturesA flexible, completely online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal scheduleSkills learned in class can be applied directly to the workplaceA highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmatesState restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.Required Courses CST 609National Security Intelligence3.0INFO 719Introduction to National Security Enterprise 3.0CST 614Counterintelligence3.0Total Credits9.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution A GPA of 3.0 or higher in a completed degree program, bachelors or above Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended One letter of recommendation required, two suggested. Letters may be academic, professional or both. Personal Essay ResumeAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $1192 per credit. This rate applies only to new online students. Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is not eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar 2016-2017 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 2017-2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2017 September 25, 2017 December 9, 2017 December 11, 2017 December 16, 2017 Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 March 17, 2018 March 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 Spring 2018 April 2, 2018 June 9, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 15, 2018 Summer 2018 June 25, 2018 September 1, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 8, 2018 Apply today for the Graduate Certificate in Intelligence Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.