Africa: Strategic Intelligence Concerns

This graduate certificate prepares students to critically identify and analyze the factors that influence and constrain policy choices, and to comprehend the significance of how the Intelligence Community uses key intelligence indicators to predict, forecast, and develop warning trends in Africa. The courses examine the role that strategic intelligence plays in understanding and analyzing the impact of globalization, U.S. national security policies, regional conflict, and peacekeeping missions on the African people and the African continent.


  • Africa: Intelligence and National Security Strategy
  • Conflicts in Africa
  • Africa: Peacekeeping and Peace Enforcement
  • Africa: Geostrategic Intelligence Issues

For full course descriptions, please see our catalog.