Through its affiliation with U.S. intelligence communities, this dynamic online certificate was designed by American Public University to meet the development needs of professionals wanting to enhance their counterintelligence knowledge and skills. Through comprehensive case study, research and analysis, students are taught to assess U.S. counterintelligence effectiveness in a domestic and global context. The program develops in-depth knowledge of counterintelligence tactics. Students are instructed on how to properly analyze threats and enhance their proficiency using the latest counterintelligence research methods and tools.
Courses are taught by expert instructors. Many are leaders that draw from their experience in the intelligence and counterintelligence arenas. Students are taught to examine and process deception, propaganda, and disinformation. They also learn core interagency operations and advanced intelligence studies ranging from signals intelligence, human intelligence, and intelligence profiling. Courses are taught entirely online, giving intelligence and related professionals the opportunity to fit a quality graduate certificate education into their busy schedules.