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The Security Studies Program master’s degree offers a flexible schedule and intensive curriculum for a new generation of analysts, policymakers, and scholars.
The Center for Security Studies offers an expansive academic 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 is dedicated to preparing a new generation of analysts, policymakers, and scholars to think critically and act responsibly in the face of the 21st Century’s most pressing national and international security problems.
SSP faculty are experts in their fields and accomplished practitioners with decades of experience.
CSS News and Events
On the Washington Post, Professor Elizabeth Saunders finds war between the U.S. and Iran unlikely despite rising tensions.
Every year, SSP polls our faculty to see what books they think students should sink their teeth into over the summer. Here’s what they said this year.
Learn more about Inigo Guevara, SSP alum and defense consultant at Jane’s by IHS Markit.