The online intelligence graduate program is for working professionals looking to advance their career through further study in the application of intelligence and data analysis. We are currently accepting applications for the online Master of Science Applied Intelligence cohorts starting in the fall term, beginning September 5, 2016. The online intelligence program, which is part of Mercyhurst University in Erie, PA, focuses on intelligence as a process, emphasizing the application of intelligence theory across the disciplines of national security, military, law enforcement, and competitive intelligence. Coursework of the online intelligence master's program concentrates on developing deep researching abilities, proficient use of analytical techniques and methodologies, concise analytical writing, and effective briefing. The advancement of these analytical skills, in addition to an appreciation of the theory and history of the intelligence field, produce program graduates with the educational foundation necessary to succeed as intelligence analysts and leaders of analytical teams within strategic intelligence industries, criminal justice fields, and federal and state agencies, such as FBI, CIA, and NSA.