The Institute of World Politics

About The Institute of World Politics

A graduate school of national security, intelligence, and international affairs in Washington, D.C., IWP develops leaders who understand global realities and the ethical conduct of statecraft - men and women committed to a cause greater than themselves. IWP boasts a 97% job placement rate for graduates within 1 year of graduation.

IWP Graduate Degree Programs include 1 Doctoral Degree, 7 Master of Arts Degrees, and 18 Graduate Certificates:
Doctor of Statecraft & National Security (Professional)
Master of Arts in Statecraft and National Security Affairs
Master of Arts in Strategic Intelligence Studies
Master of Arts in Statecraft and International Affairs
Master of Arts in National Security Affairs
Online Master of Arts in Statecraft and Strategy
Executive Master of Arts in National Security Affairs (7+ years of industry experience)
Online Professional Master of Arts in Strategic and International Studies (5+ years of experience)
18 Graduate Certificates: Topics include Cyber Statecraft, Counterterrorism, Conflict Prevention, Intelligence, Public Diplomacy, Online Certificates in Statecraft and Strategy, and more.

At IWP, you learn the arts of statecraft from true practitioner professors, and how each tool integrates into national strategy. Our alumni work in diplomacy, the Intelligence Community, humanitarian aid, political leadership, the private sector, government agencies, defense contractors, active duty military, as well as nonprofit organizations.


Events and Communications Intern

June 2020 - August 2020 Vancouver, British Columbia
“I really liked the team! They were really sweet and offered lots of room for creativity”

Research Assistant Intern

May 2018 - August 2018 Washington, DC
“I really enjoyed conducting research on Cyber Intelligence, specifically the implications of artificial intelligence on the processing, exploitation, and dissemination of intelligence analysis under the guidance of Professor Dean Lane. It was also a wonderful opportunity to audit "Comparative Intelligence Systems: Foreign Intelligence and Security Cultures" (IWP 622) under Professor John Quattrocki (Vice President, CACI’s National Solutions Group).”
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