The Office of Admissions is dedicated to supporting the university’s vision through its targeted recruitment efforts and collaborative outreach initiatives aimed at attracting diverse military and civilian student populations. The Admissions staff works closely with training and professional development officers throughout the IC to recruit and enroll highly qualified candidates for NIU’s full-and part-time programs.
As the center of academic life for the intelligence community, NIU offers accredited graduate and undergraduate degrees as well as graduate certificates. The university’s academic programs are accessible to intelligence professionals and offered in a variety of formats.
New students are admitted every fall and spring. Select one of the programs listed below and get started on the application process now!
Master of Science of Strategic Intelligence (MSSI)
Master of Science and Technology Intelligence (MSTI)
Bachelor of Science in Intelligence (BSI) – full-time only
Certificate of Intelligence Studies (CIS) and Continuing Education programs
|Full-Time Admissions||January 31|
|Part-Time Admissions||May 1|
|Space Available Spring Quarter||November 18|
|Space Available Fall Quarter||June 9|
|Certificate Deadline||June 9|
|Continuing Education Deadlines|
|Fall Quarter||June 9|
|Spring Quarter||November 18|
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