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“As a government and intelligence outsider, the field-experienced instructors have provided in-depth, real world instruction with valuable feedback. I have absolute confidence that I will be able to walk out of Henley-Putnam University into a new career in Intelligence Management."

-David Sward, Bachelor’s of Science in Intelligence Management

New to the field of strategic security? Looking for a global security degree so you can get involved in the field as soon as possible? Or, are you ready to make a significant career change? Henley-Putnam University offers bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees that not only educate you in the academic and theoretical underpinnings of the strategic security, intelligence, counterterrorism, and protection management fields, but in the specifics of those professions. Our curriculum is a unique and unparalleled blend of the academic foundations and professional expertise that the strategic security field requires. Our goal is to prepare you so that you may enter the strategic security profession and be able to see the bigger picture into which your work fits, whether you are looking for a degree in intelligence, global security degree, or an advanced counter terrorism training, among other disciplines. We are especially adept at educating students looking to start a second career in this field, or those wanted to get involved as quickly as possible.

Our expert faculty includes more than 80 seasoned professionals, each with an average of 17 years of operational experience. This experience, ranging from intelligence analysis and collection to counter terrorism training, makes our faculty members uniquely equipped to share practical field expertise with Henley-Putnam students who are new to the field of strategic security and help these students develop the background knowledge and analytical skills to successfully earn a degree in intelligence, counterterrorism, or protection.