Education Requirements & Recommendations

Course/Program enrollment

  • Registration is restricted to U.S. military service members and U.S. Government civilian employees.
  • Some courses require a Secret security clearance.
  • Some courses require the purchase of textbooks.
  • Security Fundamentals Professional Certification is recommended for all courses.

Student success

  • Students must complete reading, research, and writing assignments similar to a university graduate program.
  • Students who have no experience taking graduate courses are encouraged to complete the course ED 201, "Writing and Communication Skills for Security Professionals," before taking other courses in this program.
  • Please consider adding one or more of these courses to your Individual Development Plan (IDP).