Dual Admission Program Application and Deadlines

  • Winter 2016 : November 1, 2015
  • Fall 2016 : January 1, 2016

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National Security Affairs Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – National Security Affairs

Bachelor's Degree and Master of Science National Security Affairs Degree

The M.S. in National Security Affairs (NSA) prepares students with theoretical, research, and applied skills in the emerging academic field of national security affairs.  Students in this program will build a core understanding of critical issues informing the field of national security today, including the assessment and analysis of the threat of terrorism in the US and beyond and the analysis of intelligence collection.  National security affairs is one of the fastest growing professions with positions open in the public sector in the federal, state and local governments and in the private sector.  This program is designed for professionals in the field seeking career advancement, those who aspire to enter the field, individuals in related professions, and those retired from the military and government seeking consulting and other positions.

Dual admission majors are available for qualified freshmen and transfer students interested in these growing fields.  Student must complete the baccalaureate degree and all prerequisite coursework before entering the National Security Affairs program. 

To apply for Dual Admission, download the Shark Preview Premier Programs application form here: Shark Preview Premier Programs

Degrees:  Bachelor's Degree (Any Major)
Master of Science National Security Affairs
Years to Complete 4+18 months
Undergraduate Admission Requirements
Freshman: ACT/SAT/GPA 22/1000/3.0
Transfer: College GPA 3.0
Preadmission Interview Yes (Shark Preview Competition Weekend)
Deadlines For Winter 2016 : November 1, 2015
For Fall 2016 : January 1, 2016
College Requirements to Enter Graduate Program
Major / Course Reqs. Any bachelor's degree, prescribed program prerequisites will be communicated upon admission.
Cumulative GPA 3.0
Minimum Credits 50 credits at NSU, 20 upper division
Degree Required Yes
Graduate Application Yes

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.