Graduate Certificate in Nuclear Policy

The graduate certificate in nuclear policy provides a foundation of knowledge and analytical skills relevant to contemporary challenges related to nuclear security, deterrence, arms control, nonproliferation, and nuclear energy.

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 15 credits, including a 3-credit core course and 12 credits in supporting courses.

Required core
One course from the following. The course not selected may be used as a supporting course.
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Nuclear Weapons)
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Science of Nuclear Materials)
Supporting courses
Four courses from the following:
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Nuclear Weapons) *
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Science of Nuclear Materials) *
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Nuclear Energy)
IAFF 6118Special Topics in International Affairs (Nuclear Security Policy)
IAFF 6158Special Topics in International Science and Technology Policy (Energy Policy)
IAFF 6186Special Topics in Security Policy Studies (Nuclear Strategy)
Other related courses may be counted toward supporting course requirements with the approval of the program director.
*If not used as the core course.