Who we are
The Notre Dame International Security Center [NDISC] seeks to educate exceptional undergraduate students in the area of international security, broadly defined. The foundation of the International Security Studies Certificate focuses on bridging the policy-scholarly gap. Upon completion of the program, undergraduate students will be well prepared for careers in policy and academia.
Dan Lindley Director of the International Securities Center Certificate Program
Develop a broad understanding of international security theory and practice while building leadership and crisis management skills in the Notre Dame International Security Center’s certificate program for undergraduates.
Michael C. Desch Director of the Notre Dame International Security Center
National Security Policy gateway course
Two relevant electives at the 30000 level or above
A senior thesis, to be completed over two semesters
An approved internship in the world of international security policy
Participation in co-curricular activities as scheduled by NDISC
Sebastian Rosato Associate Director of the Notre Dame International Security Center