• Welcome


    Welcome to the Center for Security Studies, bringing together experts and scholars from every discipline who study international security issues.

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    Watch the live web stream here.

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  • Academics


    The Security Studies Program (SSP) is the nation’s preeminent professional Master of Arts program devoted to security studies.

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  • Domestic Dimensions of China's Foreign Policy

    Domestic Dimensions of China's Foreign Policy

    This year's Bilden Asian Studies Conference returned to the United States Institute of Peace on April 7th, 2016 to discuss a variety of issues and challenges surrounding the domestic dimensions of Chinese foreign policy.

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  • CSS-Ntrepid Cyber Symposium

    CSS-Ntrepid Cyber Symposium

    The 2nd CSS-Ntrepid Cyber Symposium, featuring two SSP student fellows, is scheduled for Monday, April 18. Ntrepid recently hosted the inaugural SSP Cyber 101 Workshop, free for all SSP students.

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  • GSSR


    Georgetown Security Studies Review (GSSR), the official online academic review of Georgetown University’s Security Studies Program, was founded and is operated entirely by SSP students. Check out their newest publication here!

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  • SSP Flag Football Game

    SSP Flag Football Game

    SSP Student Council hosted the bi-annual flag football game versus AU on Friday, November 13th.

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  • OSS Society Dinner

    OSS Society Dinner

    SSP student volunteers supported the OSS Society black-tie dinner on Saturday, November 7th.

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Secure Our World, Advance Your Career

Georgetown University’s Center for Security Studies (CSS) in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service offers an expansive curriculum, in-depth research, and critical dialogue on security issues. 

As the oldest and most respected master’s degree program in its field, the Security Studies Program (SSP) is dedicated to preparing a new generation of analysts, policymakers, and scholars fully knowledgeable about the range of international and national security problems and foreign policy issues of the 21st Century.

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