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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.
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Adjunct Assistant Professor Patrick G. Eddington looks at the electoral implications on the US government surveilling its own citizens.
Zack Hosford chose SSP after extensive experience in the security field. He used his education to further his career with work for the Center for New American Security, the Department of Defense, and Senator Edward J. Markey.
Kathleen Cylkowski (07′) used her SSP experience to embark upon a career that includes time at Booz Allen Hamilton, conducting research in Afghanistan, and serving as a nurse-midwife in the U.S. Army.